Daily Archive: August 17, 2018

Independence day celebration and Cycling Event conducted by Pragyan School, Greater Noida.

On 15th August 2018, Pragyan School, Greater Noida, celebrated Independence Day with zeal and spirit befitting the occasion. With the view that true Independence is abstinence from disease and with an urge to lead today’s generation towards a disease free country, the school pledged for a healthy lifestyle by flagging a cycling activity in the wee hours of the pleasant morning of 15th August. 40 students, a few parents and teachers cycled enthusiastically and covered a stretch of 13km in 70 minutes.

A glass of cool and refreshing lemonade brought the students energetically back on their feet to mark their reverence for the National Tricolour. Alongwith two students of Kindergarten, the Principal hoisted the flag and saluted the martyrs whose sacrifices allow us to breathe in free air.

The rendition of our National Anthem and patriotic songs filled everyone with a glorious feeling of being an Indian. Preserving and revelling in one of the age old fun activity of our country, the students then tried their hands on kite flying – dotting the sky with saffron, white & green. Everyone enjoyed ladoos and vouched their sincerity towards the nation. The Principal thanked everyone’s presence and encouraged all to contribute in their own little ways towards the betterment of the society and nation at large.

Vanmahotsav & Blood Donation Camp organized G L Bajaj Educational Institutions, Gr Noida.

Under the patronage of Mr. Pankaj Agrawal, Vice Chairman, GL Bajaj Educational Institutions and strategic acumen of Dr. Urvashi Makkar, Director General, GLBIMR; The spirit of 72nd Independence Day was marked by organizing the 3rd Blood Donation Camp in collaboration with Lions Blood Bank, New Delhi and ‘Vanmahotsav’ Tree Plantation Drive on August 16, 2018 at GLBIMR. The inauguration of the Blood Donation Camp was done by Dr. Urvashi Makkar, Mr. PK Aggarwal, Chairman – Lion Club, Mr. Anurag Anand, Administrative Manager – Lions Blood Bank, Mr. Arun K Mittal, Ex-Dist Governor, Mr. CK Tyagi, Senior Member – Lion Club, Smt Usha Rani Aggarwal, Senior Member – Lion Club, Mr. Akshay Mittal, Vice President – Lions Club and Mr. Gaurav Mittal, Coordinator Blood Donation – Lions Blood Bank. The students of PGDM Batch 2018-20, presented a heart touching “Nukkad Natak” to mark the importance of donating blood. Dr. Makkar motivated the students & GLBIMR faculty & Staff members to participate in the worthy cause and to set an example that Blood Donation is the best and purest contribution one can make for the benefit of the society, which costs nothing but its value is more than anything else. More than 150 Students, Faculty and Staff Members registered themselves for the donation and augmented the feeling of giving.

In continuation of the event, Dr. Makkar also inaugurated the event ‘Vanmahotsav’ – Tree Plantation Drive by planting the saplings and addressed the audience that tree plantation is a harbinger of prosperity and this small initiative would let our coming generations lead a healthy life. The students engaged wholeheartedly in the plantation drive. They planted more than 200 saplings under the guidance of their faculty. After the plantation students pledged to plant more trees and to safeguard the nature by display more enthusiasm in planting saplings. Students thoroughly relished the activity. All the Students, Faculty and Staff Members actively participated in the “Tree Plantation Drive” by planting the saplings within and outside the campus.

GLBIMR actively conducts corporate social responsibility activities from the perspectives of the well-being of society and this annual initiative of Blood Donation Camp and ‘Vanmahotsav’ Tree Plantation Drive are one such stride in the same direction. The students and members of GLBIMR participated enthusiastically in these noble causes.