Fervour and enthusiasm marked the Sports Day of the Navy Children School, Nausena Bagh, conducted at the Dolphin Sports Ground of Eastern Naval Command on Friday.
Both the Secondary and Primary wings participated in the events, graced by Director-General Naval Projects Vice Admiral V K Namballa, as the chief guest and Mrs Parvati Namballa gave away prizes to prize winners in various academic and extracurricular activities. The students presented a variety of events, including a March Past, displays, drills, band performance, track and field events and a cultural presentation.
The efforts of the students were on ample display and they impressed everyone with their ability and sporting skills.Speaking on the occasion, Vice Admiral Namballa stressed on the importance of sports and games in a child’s life, from being a character building tool to one that invigorates the body and mind, inculcates team spirit and provides manifold health benefits. He commended the victorious students and prize winners on their achievements and exhorted them to bring further laurels to the school and themselves through their unstinting efforts. School Management Committee members and dignitaries of the Eastern Naval Command were also present.