National Public School, Koramangala

The first batch of graduating students of National Public School, Koramangala were given a fond farewell. It was a solemn occasion and Santhamma, Dean; National Public Schools inaugurated the ceremony. School Principal Bindu Hari welcomed the gathering . The ability to make right choices would be put to test. "Make wise choices as it determines one's destiny," she said. She told the students to dream big and make it happen. "The future belongs to those who believe in their dreams," she said. In his convocation address, chief guest Natarajan, Vice-president, Indian National Academy of Engineering told the students that it was time to focus on meeting the uncertain challenges of the future. "The world is reeling due to the population explosion, various social tensions and forces of globalisation. New professions are playing a crucial role and the future beckons those who are adept at multitasking," he said. K. P. Gopalakrishna, Chairman told the students to plan a future with the values set on the portals of the school. Vidya Shivakumar and Bharat Ramrishnan, students of Standard XII gave farewell speeches and school prefect Saurab Sheroo read the covenant.INPUTS FROM A. B SUDHINDRA