Belthangady: Belalu Sri Dharmasthala Manjunatheshwar High School Annual Pratibha Day was held. On this occasion, a prize distribution ceremony was held and Dhanyakumar, head teacher of Sri Manjunatheshwar High School, Dharamsthala, arrived as the chief guest. While distributing the prizes of various sports and cultural competitions to the children, he said that education is not just collection of information.
Development of talent and inner potential of students is the basic objective of education. Against this backdrop, the annual event provides a platform for students to develop and train their talents. He hoped that the children should take such an opportunity and adopt the attitude of accepting failure as a challenge in life.
Headmaster Ramakrishna Bhat presided over the meeting. At the beginning of the program, Sulaiman Bhimande, President of Teacher Protection Association, hoisted the school flag and started the annual day celebration.
Mrs. Jayanthi, President of Belalu Gram Panchayat, Ganesh Kanikkila, President of Alumni Association were present as the chief guests. Student leader Syed Qalandar Tahir was present in the meeting.
Various programs were coordinated by teachers Krishnananda, Suman, Jagdish, Rajshree, Sriram Chitra and Sundar. Welcomed by the school principal, Ravichandra saluted. Narrated by Mrs. Warija S. Gowda, Senior Teacher. After the meeting, various cultural programs were organized by school children and alumni.