National Sports Day is celebrated on 29th August every year in India. It is the birthday of Major Dhyan Chand who is one of the most respected legendary figures in Indian and world hockey. This year , on National Sports Day Prime Minister Narendra Modi launched the Fit India Movement at Indira Gandhi Indoor Stadium, New Delhi. As per the guidelines of CBSE a fitness pledge was taken by the students as well as teachers at BCM School, Chd. Road. Around 1000 students of different blocks viewed the launch function of Fit India Movement by Honorable Prime Minister broadcasted live through DD National. Students seemed to be enthusiastic and motivated by PM Modi’s speech wherein he stated that healthy India is his goal. He also called for a strict control on people’s lifestyles as small change in lifestyle can bring massive benefits. Apart from this a plethora of activities was conducted during the day. A special morning assembly was organized in which tribute was paid to Maj. Dhyan Chand. Students participated in different athletic events, an Inter House Sports quiz and Chess Competition. Students also participated in a bio-sketch writing competition wherein they penned down the life history of Major Dhyaan Chand. Students participated in all these activities. Principal D.P Guleria applauded the efforts of the students and encouraged them.
CELEBRATION OF NATIONAL SPORTS DAY IN BCM SCHOOL