Independence Day is the festival for entire India and celebrated to remember its independence from British rule and its birth as a sovereign nation on 15th August 1947. Sixty sixth anniversary of India’s Independence, on 15th August, 2012, School of Management Sciences celebrated the most pious and auspicious occasion with zeal and enthusiasm. Prof. P. N. Jha, Director of SMS Varanasi, executed the activity of flag hoisting on behalf of whole SMS family. He had also presented his tribute towards the leaders of the freedom struggle of India. He stated that “the value of independence can be felt by those who are still under bindings.” He has discussed various social issues and public movements after independence and their outcomes as well. He congratulated the faculties, staff and students on such blissful and memorable moment.
Plenty of other activities also took place including Plantation activity under guidance of Director Prof. P. N. Jha, Joint Secretary Mr. S. K. Singh, Registrar Mr. Sanjay Gupta along with senior faculty and staff members. Cultural programs had also been presented by students of SMS. Students had presented series of programs on various themes related to India’s Independence. Plantation and Cultural events were coordinated by facuty and staff members with Mr. K. S. Mishra, Associate Professor, Mr. Rishi Raman Singh, Senior Lecturer, Mrs. Meenakshi Singh, Senior Lecturer and Mr. Ravi Kant Yadav, Lecturer. At the end of the programme snacks had been given to students and staff members.