Sant Singh Sukha Singh Khalsa group of schools and colleges celebrated the completion of 125 glorious years of service to the society. A group of 50 members comprising students, teachers, Principals and members of the managing committee paid obeisance at Sri Darbar Sahib in the early morning hours.
Thereafter a function was held in Mata Kaulan Marg Campus of the institution wherein the students of all SSSS schools and colleges participated in Shabad Kirtan Samagam.
The programme started with a soulful performance by the little students of primary wing, “Invocation to SSSSian Mother”. A historiography presenting the history of 125 years of SSSS was also presented on this occasion.
Dr. Nirmaljit Singh Kalsi, Chief Secretary, Deptt. of Home Affairs, Govt. of Punjab was the Chief Guest. Dr. Kalsi made a presentation highlighting the innovations made by information technology. He emphasized the need to educate the young children to build their creative and analytical skills and the relevance of value based education all the more in the years to come.
SSSS award was presented to the following eminent persons:-
Mrs. Arvinder Kaur, Dr. Roop Singh, Er. Kanwaljit Singh Bhatia, S. Jagjit Singh Walia, ADCP, Dr. Padampreet Singh, Er. Jatinder Singh. Dr. Nirmaljit Singh Kalsi was also honoured by the Managing committee.
S. Jagdish Singh Director highlighted the progress made by the institution in the past 125 years and motivated the students to carry on the legacy of glorious achievements in the times to come.
Singh Sahib Giani Kewal Singh, S. Kuljeet Singh, Dr. R.S. Bawa, VC Chandigarh University, Sdn. Swarn Kaur , Dr. Manpreet Kaur, Principal Khalsa College for Women, Dr. Harpreet Kaur, S.Brahmjeet Singh, S.Jasbir Singh Patti , S.Piara Singh, S. Satinder Singh, S. Gurpreet Singh, Mrs. Gurinder Suri, Mrs. Arvinder Kaur were also present on the occasion.
A book titled “Our Heritage: A Reflection on Global Religions” was also released on this occasion.
The event was coordinated by Dr Navdeep Kaur, Principal, SSSS College of Commerce for Women and her team.