Wednesday, October 07, 2009
Platinum Jubilee celebration of NSSS all set for Oct 14
Namchi,October07: A final meeting of the committee for Platinum Jubilee celebration of Namchi Senior Secondary School (NSSS) was held here at the Indoor Stadium on Tuesday. The meeting was chaired by Mrs. Tika Maya Chamling who is also the chairperson of the celebration committee.
Established in 1934 “to build a healthy and prosperous society”, NSSS has completed 75 years to celebrate its Platinum Jubilee on 14th October this year. “Ever onward” has been the motto of the school over the years.
The celebration is likely to bring all the ex-students of the school under one roof to remember their school days and friends by way of a reunion. The celebration committee is formed with ex-students as members to extend their support for a grand success of the event.
The committee has decided to pay homage to the founder members and land donor of this school by constructing a Platinum Pillar in front of this heritage school building and to also construct an information and communication technology (ICT) building with modern IT facilities to shape the future of the pupils by their holistic development. The committee has also planned to institute awards and scholarships to the meritorious and deserving students of the school.
The meeting discussed at length various issues pertaining to the celebration and job distribution. Construction of pandals, food and refreshment arrangement, preparation of cultural items and many other jobs were shortlisted for ex-students, celebration committee members, present students of the school and its teaching staff.
Individuals who were given various responsibilities in the previous meetings shared their views, suggestions, plans and opinions on the proper management for the celebration. The Joint Director, HRDD South, T. B. Vhettri, Principal NSSS, YP Nepal, were among those who shared their views.
The meeting was attended by former Minister GM Gurung who is vice chairman of the celebration committee, District Collector South, AK Singh, Deputy Director S/W Sports and Youth Affairs, Kamal Chettri, Chief Medical Officer, Bimal Rai, members of the Platinum Jubilee Celebration Committee, ex- students, student representatives from NSSS, teaching staff and members of the school management committee.