SMS Varanasi celebrated 69th Republic Day with great zeal and enthusiasm at SMS Varanasi Campus. Program started with the inspiring speech by Prof. P.N. Jha, Director, School of Management Sciences Varanasi. In his speech he discussed about the current condition of education system in India. He discussed the outcome of The Annual Status of Education Report (ASER) 2017 namely ‘Beyond Basics’. He shared his concern about the condition of India’s secondary education as report stated that “India’s Secondary Education Sector is Failing to Impart Basic Skills”. He also expressed his thankfulness towards freedom fighters whether their name is known or unknown to society. Prof. Jha also discussed about recent government policies and commented upon their suitability towards betterment of India. After the flag hoisting, vibrant cultural programs were presented by students of BBA, BCA, B.Com, PGDM, MBA & MCA batches. SMS Varanasi campus echoed with patriotic fervor and enthusiasm.
Cultural Programs were coordinated by Dr. Pallavi Pathak, Assistant Professor, SMS Varanasi. All the faculty members, staff and students of different courses including MBA, PGDM, BBA, BCA, MCA & B.Com were present in the function. At the end of the program sweets and snacks were given to the students and staff members.
A group of students under the guidance of Prof. K.S. Mishra distributed the clothes in the slump areas of Varanasi.