Annual Prize Giving and refreshers’ reception held in the school

02 February, 2024
Annual Prize Giving and refreshers’ reception held in the school

On 2 February 2024, the Annual Prize Giving 2023 and Refreshers’ Reception 2024 was held at the Moanoghar playground with Ven. Shraddhalankar Mahathera, founding member and President of the School Managing Committee, in the chair.

Jotil Bihari Chakma, Heamaster (acting) gave welcome speech in the function. Welcoming all new students, he said that the school belongs to all. He asked all students to strive hard, and all teachers will do their best to provide care to them.

Dipankar Talukder, Honourabe Member of Parliament (MP) of Rangamati Hill constituency, was expected to grace the function as the chief guest. Due to illness, he could not attend the function, but he sent greetings to all students including refreshers.

Durgeshwar Chakma, Vice-Chairman of Rangamati Sadar Upazila, Ven. Buddha Datta Mahathera, Joint General Secretary, Ashok Kumar Chakma, Executive Director of Moanoghar and Shila Bhadra Chakma, a guardian representative were present in the function as special guests.

To welcome the new students, a welcome dance was performed by the students of the school in tune with the Tagore song ‘Aguner parashmoni chnawao prane/Ei jiban punno karo dahano-dane’ (give a touch of the fiery magical stone to my life/Purify me, purify me, enlighten me. With all severe pain, purify my soul). The old students received the new students by offering flowers and lighting candles that represent love and knowledge. Notable that a total of 234 new students got admitted into the Moanoghar Residential School for the 2024 academic year.

Reception to the new students was followed by giving away awards to the meritorious students, who did well in academic studies and extended curricular activities in 2023.  

In the end of the function, the students presented a cultural show.