Amidst the ongoing Covid-19 Pandemic, the NSS Unit of Dr. NSAM PU College, Mangalore
celebrated Independence Day on 15th August 2020 at the college premises with staff and few
The Chief guest, Col. Jayachandran (Retd.) unfurled the national flag and
commemorated the sovereignty of our nation.
Addressing the gathering, Col. Jayachandran said that 15th August is a great day in the history of
India and it is our duty to pay tribute to great souls who sacrificed their life for the country. He
emphasized the need to respect all religions, be humane and lead a peaceful life. He also
apprised the audience about the consistent selfless efforts of the corona warriors.
The ceremony was presided over by the Principal Dr. Naveen Shetty K. In his speech, he said
that “Our ancestors who were persecuted as serfs during British rule sacrificed their lives for
the freedom of our country and therefore it is our moral responsibility and duty to strive for the
betterment of our nation.”