Srinagar: Army Goodwill School (AGS), Raghavan at village, T Suntwari in Machhal sector organised an event on the occasion of the Children’s Day.
The 2nd Alumni Meet was organized alongside the Children’s Day to provide an opportunity for the current students to interact with their predecessors from the years gone by.
The Children’s Day celebrations included conduct of drawing and sports competitions amongst various other activities, culminating with cultural events performed by the students. The events witnessed enthusiastic participation by the students as well as the staff members. 95 students attended the celebrations.
The alumni, who came from distant places, were overwhelmed with nostalgia and expressed their gratitude to the Army for providing them an opportunity to visit their Alma Mata.
The alumni spoke about their journeys and experiences during their school days at AGS, Raghavan and appreciated the efforts made by the Army to improve the infrastructure in the school.
They exhorted the current generation of students and their parents to make full use of the quality education and exposure provided by the school. A total of 90 alumni attended the event.
The alumni also talked about the role played by the army in grooming them, to emerge as responsible citizens of the nation. The event culminated with prize distribution for the participant students and mementos to the school alumni as a token of association and remembrance.