Independence Day was celebrated at Carmel School, Peyad on August 14. Rev. Sr. Gracelyn, welcomed the gathering. She spoke about the significance of the historic day, and urged the students to become model citizens. Patriotic fervour marked the Days celebrations at Carmel School. Students presented a theme-based contemporary dance with different formations of the tricolor and promised to protect the unity and integrity. They also created a human chain commemorating the freedom fighters of our country. The function concluded with the rendition of the national anthem.