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To celebrate the bravery of our ancestors and their gift “FREEDOM”, 72nd Independence Day has been celebrated by Oakbrook Business School with a great enthusiasm and patriotism. All the esteemed invited Guests, Directors, Faculties, Alumni and students were present on the auspicious day to give tribute to our freedom fighters.

The event started with the welcome speech by Dr. Sourabhi Chaturvedi-Director of OBS where she welcomed all the guests, dignitaries, alumni, faculties, staff and students, which was followed by Flag Hoisting ceremony where the entire campus was echoed in the National Anthem.

The chief guest of the event was Dr.Dinesh Awasthi – Former Director of Entrepreneurship Development Institute of India (EDII) addressed the students on rich Indian heritage and how India and Indians are progressing in every field. He narrated the freedom story of our country, from 1947 till today what India has achieved and what more to achieve and how young people can contribute in the development of nation. He also encouraged students to be the job creator and help the nation to remove unemployment.

Mr. Chandramauli Pathak, Member of BOG of OBS addressed the students and encouraged them to be more innovative and have passion towards their dream.

The gamut of celebration included dance performances, a mime showing the life journey of an army man and patriotic songs by the students of OBS. The performance kept the audience glued to their seats and filled their heart with patriotism.

The event was concluded with a vote of thanks proposed by Ms. Anjali Panicker, Assistant Professor, OBS.