The students and staff of Fisheries College and Research Institute participated in the programme. The Dean Dr.G.Sugumar was escorted to the Dias by the Security Staff Commander and the Students’ Captain along with Dr.D.Natarajan, Physical Director. A guard of honour was performed by the Security staff.
Dr.G.Sugumar, Dean unfurled the National Flag and the College Staff, Students and Security Personnel honoured the National flag.
Subsequently, Dean in his independence day address reminded the sacrifices of those great men and women who played pivotal roles in building the Independent India. He recalled the pledge of Quit India movement and reminded all to take the vision of our Prime Minister in alleviating poverty, illiteracy and graft to build a stronger India.
Ms.C.Abishaand Ms.V.Subashini of III YearB.F.Sc. won accolades for their speech on patriotism in today’s Independence day speech for students in Tamil and English respectively.
Fisheries College and Research Institute, Thoothukudi, a constitute college of Tamil Nadu Fisheries University,Nagapattinam celebrated the 71stIndependence Day in a grand manner.