Annual Day and Prize Distribution Function of Defence Authority Sheikh Khalifa Bin Zayed (SKBZ) College was held at the College’s ground on 19th November, 2012. Administrator DHA Brig Muhammad Abdullah was the chief guest on the occasion.
The students dressed in colourful attires presented a splendid programme which included an impressive march past, a spectacular mass PT display and a splendid display of taekwondo techniques of martial art by the young students. The Administrator congratulated the students of the College for organizing a truly remarkable function.
Earlier the Principal, Brig (Retd) Shahid Saleem Lone in his inaugural address recounted the achievements of students in academics, sports and other co-curricular activities. He said that the vibrant and stimulating educational environment provided at the College helped in achieving academic excellence and goals of quality education.
The Administrator reiterated that hope and self assurance were the two essential ingredients for success in life which must be inculcated in students. He appreciated the spirited performance of students which reflected their zeal, enthusiasm and confidence.
Brig Abdullah said that DHA educational institutions laid great stress on discipline and punctuality for the wholesome grooming of students. He urged the students to concentrate on their studies and to actively participate in sports and other co-curricular activities so essential for development of a healthy and versatile personality.
He also said that teachers were the backbone of any educational system and an important pillar of the society. He asked the teaching faculty to discharge the onerous responsibility of nation building reposed in them with a sense of pride and professional exuberance.
Sir Syed House won the winning trophy at the secondary level while Liaquat House clinched the trophy at the college level. In the end, the chief guest distributed prizes amongst the students who excelled in various curricular and co-curricular activities. Awards were also given to faculty members who showed outstanding performance.
News published by Defence Housing Authority, Karachi.