The 24th Annual Sports Meet and 71st Republic Day Celebrations of Coorg Public School, Gonikoppal was held on Sunday at COPS Play ground with great zeal and Patriotic fervour.
Our Principal Dr. Benny Kuriakose unfurled the National flag and staff and students solemnly rendered theNational Anthem. A patriotic song sung by the school choir instilled a feeling of oneness.
Dr. Benny Kuriakose, in his address laid emphasis on the importance of Unity in our Nation. He gave a pragmatic picture of the problems being faced by the country today and he gave considerable solutions to them. He specifically criticised people who talk about dividing our country.
The Annual Sports Meet began with lighting of the ceremonial torch and impressive and well synchronized march past by the four contingents. The captains of the four houses took the oath and pledged to participate in sports with the true sportsman spirit.