Indian School Ibri celebrated 49th National Day on 18th November 2019, with pride and festivity under the visionary leadership of His Majesty Sultan Qaboos Bin Said.
A special assembly was conducted in the morning. Ms. Janani a student of class IX gave the welcome speech. It was followed by Mr. Suresh V. S. , the Principal who thanked His Majesty Sultan Qaboos Bin Said who has been a guiding light of Oman’s prosperity in all walks of life and urged the students to inform their parents to take part in the loyalty march to express love and solidarity to His Majesty Sultan Qaboos Said and Oman. During his speech, he spoke on the importance of Oman from the past to the present. A special power point presentation that showcased Oman’s past glories and present marvels was screened in the auditorium. The spirit of patriotism and the colour of celebration were in the air as the students displayed the traditional omani culture by singing Arabic songs praising His Majesty Sultan Qaboos Bin Said and Oman. The Programme culminated with singing of the royal anthem followed by the national anthem.
The loyalty and gratitude march was held on the 19th of November, 2019. The chief guest His Excellency Dr. Hamed Hamdan Saif Al Rubaie, presided over the function besides the president of the SMC, Dr. Thomas Varghese, Members & Office Bearers of Former and present SMC, Principal Mr. Suresh V. S., teachers, students and parents who took part in loyalty and gratitude march to express their loyalty and belonging to Oman and His Majesty Sultan Qaboos Bin Said. During the marching, the students carried out the portraits of the great leader raised their slogans praising His Majesty Sultan Qaboos Bin Said. Teachers and students came to school wearing colours that resembled the Omani flag in celebration of the special day.