Schools to observe Constitution Day on November 26
BHOPAL [Maha Media]: Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has asked all its affiliated schools to mark the ‘Constitution Day’ which is observed on November 26 to commemorate the adoption of the Constitution of India.
As a part of the celebrations, a number of activities aimed at highlighting and reiterating the values and principles enshrined in the Constitution are being organised.
The board has released an official notification in this regard stating an important part of the celebrations is the reading of the Preamble to the Constitution and reaffirming our commitment to uphold its ideology. This year, the Prime Minister will lead the reading of the Preamble at 11 am on November 26, during the Conference of the All India Presiding Officers at Kevadia, Gujarat.
All the school principals are asked to encourage their students and teachers to join the Prime Minister in reading of the Preamble on the day from their respective locations.” Other activities like talks/webinars on constitutional values and fundamental principles of the Indian Constitution may also be organised by the schools along with reading of the Preamble. While doing so it may be ensured that guidelines issued in the wake of COVID-19 pandemic are adhered to. The schools are also asked to submit a report of this activity on or before November 28.