Mon, August 12 (DIPR): Inter school speech competition in view of the forthcoming Independence Day celebration 2017 was held on August 11 at DC conference hall, Mon on the topic ‘India after 70 years of Independence; where we are now and where we will be 20 years down the line.’
Elisha Seb of Don Bosco School, Mon and Alphonsa Omai of Konjong Higher Secondary School, Mon bagged the first and second positions respectively. Fourteen participants from different schools of Mon town took part in the competition.
ADC, Mon, Shanavas C, IAS said that such kind of competition is organised for students who are going to lead the nation and are the future of the country.
Yangba Konyak, NPS, SP, Mon, Ravi Ranjan Kumar, DIO, NIC and other dignitaries also witnessed the programme. SP Mon congratulated all the participants and wished them success in their life.
Abhinav Shivam, IAS, Assistant Commissioner, Mon, who also spoke on the occasion, encouraged the students to gather knowledge and told them to be confident.
Ilika Zhimomi, NCS, SDO (M) and Kumar Ramnikant, IAS, SDO (C) Mon were the judges for the speech competition.
The programme was organised by District administration, Mon and Mon Town Council under the theme ‘Know our India’.