“Diversity teaches people to be tolerant”. Mohammad Mizanur Rahman, Deputy Commissioner of Rangamati District said these words, while speaking as the chief guest at the `Closing Ceremony of the Science Fair, Mathematical Olympiad & Language Competition 2021’ held on 23 November 2021 at the Moanoghar playground. Chaired by Jhimit Jhimit Chakma, Headmaster of Moanoghar Residential School, the function was also addressed by Nirupa Dewan, Vice-President of the Moanoghar Executive Council, and Ashok Kumar Chakma, Executive Director as special guests. In the beginning of the program, Pulak Roy, senior teacher of the school gave a welcome speech.
It is notable that the Moanoghar Residential School organised a three day long ‘Science Fair, Mathematics Olympiad & Language Competition-2021’ on 16-18 November 2021. Through this closing ceremony the winners of different events were given prizes. A total of 513 students participated in the Science projects, Mathematical Olympiad and Language competitions.
The chief guest highly appreciated Moanoghar for its works on improving access to education with residential facilities to the children from different backgrounds in the Chittagong Hill Tracts region. The students are staying together, and studying together that inculcate the value diversity among them. He further added that the practice of mathematics and science teaches people to be generous by removing all illiteracy and superstition. He asked the students to have a big dream to be successful and good citizens of the country in their lives.
Jhimit Jhimit Chakma, the chair of the function, concluded the discussion session with a call to all students to actively participate in the science fair and different events which will be organised every year.
The closing ceremony was followed by a cultural show with participation of the students.