Under the banner of 'Azadi Ka Amrut Mahotsav', an initiative of Govt of Iadia to celebrate and commemorate 75"Independence Day. NSS wing and Sports departent of HKM Degree College Bandi pora organ ized "Freedom Run on the concept ot n your race at your pace" on l4 of August 2021. This nationwide program fit India freedom run' aims to encourage people to take up fitness activities like niining. jogging. walking and other sports in daily lives to get froedom from obesity, laziness, stress, anxicty and prevnt oncselt trom diseasesS. Mctaphorncally the race is an embodimcnt of all that is progressive about India's socio-cultural, political and oconomic identity.
The run was flagged off by the Principal of the college Prof (Dr.) Mobd Amin Malik at9.00am irom Aloesa Bus stop which later culminated in the college campus where the participunts were received by the principal and the staff. A program was latcr held in the college lawns wheTe the Principal and the staff of the college interacted with the partiapaticnts. Dr Malik thoroughly deliberatcd on the captoned theme and highlighicd its importance and relevance in the contemporary times. He sakd that sports is a indispensable part of cducation which besides preventing diseases, develops a beathy and cosructive attntude towards lnte. He stresscd 1or devotion ot time tor physcal acuvty and sports and emphas170d for encouraging family members and the neighbors to makc this a Wuy of lifc. Dr Malik thanked the participants, faculty and oftic1als of other depanments like lHealth, Police and Media personals in makng this event a resounding Success.
A good number of students participated in the event with all gusto and enthusiasm. As the fcle was dodicated to the people of the country, with this realization, the participants passed through many villages like Kema, Mangnipora, Paribaletc sangin patriotic songs to showease the nation's journey towards progress and psperiby wth an aim to inculcate a sense of national unity and integmity among the local poplac and bring them in the ambit of nation building. The function concludecd with a vote of thanks presented by prot. Mohammad Abbass Bhat, convener NSS.
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