Karachi : The young beaming students of Defence Authority Junior Model School Darakshan filled the atmosphere with fun and joy on the eve of the annual day function of the school held here today.
The variety programme included tableaus, songs and short plays depicting beautifully embedded moral themes. The English play ‘Honesty is the Best Policy’ had the underlying theme of the ultimate triumph of honesty in life. The Urdu play “Maan Ki Dua” carried the sacred truth highlighting the blissful significance of mothers’ prayers and blessings in in life.
The chief guest Dir Education DHA, Brig (R) Iftikhar Arshad Khan speaking on the occasion reminded the teachers of their onerous responsibility to train and to prepare a progressive generation for the future. He urged the teachers to whole heartedly dedicate themselves to the cause of education and to give their best to students.
He said that confidence and conviction were the basic ingredients of education. He remarked that the opportunity to perform on stage helped in developing confidence and self assurance in the students. He added that these qualities were vital for the development of wholesome personality of an individual and ensured success in life.
The Administrator said that the students were our hope and valuable asset for the future. He said that the best investment for the future was to provide proper grooming and good education to the students to prepare an enlightened and confident generation for the future. The Principal, Mrs Fahmeena Qaiser, in her annual report highlighted the achievements of students in various curricular and co-curricular activities. She said that the students were provided intellectually stimulating academic environments at the school to develop their character and outlook towards life.
Later the Administrator distributed prizes among the high achiever students and faculty members who produced excellent results. He also announced an award of Rs. 40,000/- for the school.
Source: DHA Karachi