71st Independence Day Celebration
Holy Family Convent Bambalapitiya celebrated the 71st Independence Day on the 5th of February. The proceedings started off by prayer service conducted by the grade 13 students followed by a performance by the Sinhala choir which sang the world renowned Rabindranath Tagore’s ‘nobasitinata’. Four lamps were lit to represent each ethnicity, signifying unity and peace in the country followed by our principal hoisting the National flag accompanied by the western band playing the national anthem.
Along with the senior school primary school also celebrated the Independence Day on the 5th of February 2019. They also demonstrated their patriotism by singing the song ‘Rathnadeepa Janmabhumi’.
The celebration was concluded with the students returning back to their classes.