AOC HSS Udhampur celebrates 31st Annual Day

Excelsior Correspondent
UDHAMPUR, Apr 7: AOC Higher Secondary School Udhampur celebrated its 31st Annual Day with pomp and show in the school premises, here today.
Retired SP Seva Singh Mankotia was the chief guest on the occasion, while RJ Shwetima was the guest of honour.
The theme of the celebration was the ‘Power Of Youth’.
The students performed various cultural items including Singing, Dancing and Skit etc. focussing as to how youth have changed over the years and how the society needs to accept the youth as real harnessing power.
The programme started with the guests lighting the lamp as the prime ritual followed by a welcome address by Principal of the school, Kiran Bala.
Prizes were distributed amongst the students who have excelled in academics as well as co-curricular domains.
The 7th position holders of Class 8th Board Exams were also honoured on the occasion. For the exceptional contribution in the field of Sports, Abhishek Sharma of Class 12th and Bhawna Sharma of Class 9th were also honoured, whereas Hridyansh of Class 8th and Eknoor of Class 10th were declared best in cultural activities.
Tamanna Malhotra of Class 10th was given the Award for Best Debater, while Aditya Anthal of Class 10th and Meenakshi of Class 9th won the title for Best Disciplined Students along with Ritesh Kharyal of Class 12th and Meenakshi Sharma of Class 11th who got the All Rounder Student of the Year Award.
For their tremendous cooperation with students and staff, Reshav Sharma of Class 12th and Anurag Jamwal of Class 10th were given the Most Cooperative Student Awards.
The chief guest advised the children to do their best in every field and contribute to the growth of society in their own way.
To motivate the children, the guest of honour also spoke on the occasion.