National Sports Day
The National Sports Day of India was celebrated in Hindustan International School, Karapakkam in Tribute to the legendary hockey player Major Dhyan Chand. The students were told about the importance of ‘Sports’ and the relevance of National Sports Day during the Assembly.
The day marks the birth anniversary of hockey wizard, Major Dhyan Chand. He was born on 29th August, 1905 at Allahbad. In the year 1926, he was selected for the Indian Hockey Team for the tour of New Zealand & won many medals for our country.
On this occasion, all the students from Pre-school to X participated in various sports activities with great enthusiasm and zeal. The little ones had fun while indulging in different activities like Quiz, clay modeling, article writing on Dhyanchand etc . The children learnt a lot about true sportsmanship and the value of playing games.
Students were seen playing with true team spirit and the celebration of National Sports Day echoed in the corridors and fields.