Jan 30, 2018:A�At DLF, special emphasis is taken to instillA�among the students the respect for sacrifices and gallant efforts made by Indians for the pride and honour of nation. The day was observed by a Special Assembly to mark the occasion ofA�Martyrs DayA�by the Venus house students of Grade IV – VIII.A�Assembly started by paying homage to theA�Father ofA� the Nation, Mahatma GandhiA�and the martyrs by observing a one minute silence.The inspirational thoughts of GandhijiA� reverberated in the assembly as they were shared by students on the occasion. The guests of honour were members ofA�Late. Major Mohit Sharma’sA�family whoA�attained martyrdom fighting for his motherland in the finest traditions of Indian Army.A�On this eventful day, Delfites who made a mark in various fields were felicitated by guests of honour during a commendation ceremony.A�Palak Gupta,A�Dwiti SinghA�of Grade IX andA�Aditya DagaA�andA�Bhavya TanejaA�of Grade X were awarded withA�Major Mohit Sharma AC SM AwardA�for their exemplaryA�performanceA�atA�StateA�andA�National levelA�in different fields.A�National Achievers AwardsA�were also given on the day.
Principal Seema Jerath while addressing everyoneA�expressed her concernA� regarding the recent rise of violence by children andA�stressed that there is aA�A�need for introspection among people especially young generation in our society to bring about a positive change.A�A�The students of the other classes throughout the school paid a 1 minute silent tribute for theA�Father of the Nation.A�These efforts would go a long way in shaping their character and future and kindle the spirit of Pride and Gallantry among them.
Event concluded with an inter-house March Past Competition where Jupiter House emerged as winner.