The annual day function of Defence Authority Neelum High School was held at DHA SKBZ College’s auditorium. Registrar, Dte of Registration and Inspection of Private Institutions Sindh, Ms Rafia Mallah was the chief guest on the occasion.
Ms. Rafia Mallah said that education brings refinement and transformation in one’s life. She said that education is the potential power that can change the destiny of nation. She elaborated that progress and prosperity of the country is dependent on the educational and intellectual prowess of its people.
The chief guest said that education instills spirit of patriotism and a real urge in a person to work for the betterment and wellbeing of society. She exhorted the students to concentrate on their studies and to work hard for progress in life. She said that teachers and parents had the arduous responsibility to play their active role in character building of students for making them the useful citizens of society.
Ms Rafia commended the excellent performance shown by the students in academics and co-curricular activities. She said that it was encouraging that the students graduating from the School were promising individuals and had the potential to succeed in different walks of life.
The Principal, Ms Shazia Saleem in her welcome address reiterated that the school provided academically vibrant learning environments to the students and equipped them with necessary confidence, ability and decisiveness so essential for progress in life.
The students on the occasion presented a colouful variety programme which showcased their talent. The presentation included national songs, skits, Shakespeare’s play ‘The Merchant of Venus’ and an Urdu comedy tableau ‘Taleem-e-Balighan’.
At the end the chief guest awarded prizes to the students who excelled in various curricular and co-curricular activities and awarded certificates of merit to the teachers. Commodore Talib Hussain, Director Education DHA also attended the function.