Thousands Recite ‘Vande Mataram’ Together in Bhubaneswar


Bhubaneswar: Celebrating the spirit of nationalism and patriotism, thousands of school children from in and around Bhubaneswar, recited the national anthem ‘Vande Mataram’ in unison at the stadium of Orissa University of Agriculture and Technology (OUAT) at Siripur here on Tuesday.

The students present at the venue with their teachers and other staff from their schools took oath to work for the betterment of the nation and keep the ethical, cultural and moral values of the country in their future.

Prior to the recitation of the national anthem, students enjoyed the cultural programme where many well-known Odia singers enthralled the gathering with popular patriotic Hindi and Odia songs.

The event was organised by Initiative for Moral and Cultural Training Foundation (IMCTF), Odisha, a socio-cultural organization which works to inculcate nationalism in the youths.