Celebration of Armed Forces Flag Day on 7th December in CBSE Schools
CBSE has requested all its affiliated schools to celebrate Armed Forces Flag Day on 7th November. Board has issued a circular based on the request from Brig Mrigendra Kumar, SM, Ministry of Defence regarding annual celebration of Armed Forces Flag Day. All the schools and institutions are requested to include cultural events, motivational runs, swatchata drive and other awareness programmes to inculcate the culture and feeling of patriotism, pride, and empathy for our soldiers, ex-servicemen and the widows.
The staff, faculty, and students may also donate for the welfare of the Indian Armed Forces veterans and their families.
Contributions to the Fund are recommended to be sent through account payee cheques payable to"Armed Forces Flag Day Fund" C/o Secretary, Kendriya Sainik Board, Ministry of Defence, West Block IV, Wing-VII, 2nd Floor, RK Puram, New Delhi - 110066 or may be deposited directly. Click here to get the bank details.
Armed Forces Flag Day is celebrated on 7th November since 1949 to honor our martyrs and the men and women in uniform, who are always there to protect us and to safeguard our border from foreign invaders.
To read the circular on ‘Celebration of Armed Forces Flag Day on 7th December in CBSE Schools’ please click here.