08 February 2020
The Scindia School celebrated the 71st Republic Day of the Nation on Sunday, the 26th of January 2020 with gusto. The celebrations began with the arrival of the Chief Guest Mr. Vishnu Agarwal, an eminent Old Boy, who unfurled the tricolour and inspected the smartly turned out contingent of the parade. The squad was led by the Old Boys of the batch of 1969 – 70, who were on the Fort to celebrate their Golden Jubilee Reunion. The Principal, Dr Madhav Deo Saraswat in his address mentioned that the momentous day is not just a day of celebrations but also a reminder of our rights and responsibilities and must be used to take stalk of our current situation. He further mentioned that India has emerged as a progressive and a strong nation, however we cannot afford to become complacent and must make sincere efforts to take the country to higher heights. The Chief Guest, Mr. Vishnu Agarwal [Ex-Ranoji 1961] was delighted to be a part of the grand celebrations and complimented the boys for their level of energy. Mr. Agarwal mentioned that this century belongs to India, as the economy is on the way of becoming a global leader. Through a personal anecdote, he further elaborated how Scindians are apart from the rest of their counterparts and complimented the value based education that the institution has been providing ever since its inception. Mr. Agarwal reminded the boys of the role they would be playing in furthering the development of the nation by providing it good leadership.