Angul: The 9th annual athletic meet of O.P. Jindal School held at its school ground today. School Principal Mr. Chhanda Charan Das unfurled the event by chanting a Vedic Sloka and requested all the parents and teaching faculty to encourage the students to put their best in their respective sports.
The event started with hoisting the school flag followed by School Song, March Past, Torch Rally and Oath taking ceremony.
All the Houses of the school: Bhakti, Mukti, Riti and Shakti had an eye-catching participation in the spectacular March Past under the command of their respective House Captains, School Prefects and House Masters.
Mukti House was crowned with the glory of Champion while Shakti House stood as the Runner-up and Bhakti House, adjudged the best performer for their spellbinding March Past. A host of 18 events including Mass Drill, Races of various ranges, Relay Race, Balancing Race for Staff, Long Jumps, High Jumps, etc. were conducted with great athletic fervor on the track.
Mr Atul Dubey, VP & Head-SMS, Jindal Steel and Power Ltd., Angul graced the event as the Chief-Guest of the valedictory function and encouraged the sportive spirit of the participants. Mrs. Sangeeta Sharma accorded vote of thanks.