Victory Day celebration at ITHS

The International Turkish Hope School (ITHS) has organized a grand Victory Day Celebration of Bangladesh, on the 15th of December, 2015. Victory was observed in a befitting manner and with colorful display of the Bengali culture and its history. The event brought out utmost festivity at the ITHS auditorium in the main campus which has already been decorated with miniatures of National Mausoleum, colorful festoons and digitized banners portraying the memorable moments of the nation’s victory in the war of liberation.

IMG_2449To celebrate the magnificent occasion with due respect and enthusiasm, the school has arranged a two-hour program includingstunning Bengali group dances, tuneful patriotic songs, poem recitation and a splendid drama which outstandinglydepicts the scenario of the Liberation war in 1971.

In his welcoming remarks, The Honorable Chairman of ITHS, Mr. BedrettinSuata, paid homage to the valiant freedom fighters and millions of martyrs, who shed their lives for making Bangladesh a free nation. He had shown his humble gratitude towards all the students, respected parents and the teachers present at the jovial event.

The event was honoured to have the worthy presence of Ms. Sahara Khatun, Advocate and Member of Parliament, and former Minister of Home Affairs and Minister of Telecommunications. In her address to the guests, shepaid tribute to the Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh MujiburRahman, heroic armed forces who had to sacrifice for the nation’s victory and stated her astonishment on the immense emphasis and importance given to the culture and mother tongue of Bangladesh, in thisEnglish-medium institution. She ended her valuable speech wishing the students of ITHS prosperous lives ahead and her strong belief that they are to make entire nation proud in near future.

Having given their honorable presence in the audience were Mr. Yavuz Koca – the Vice Principal of ITHS, Mr. IdrisKoken – the Respected Head of Senior Girls Section and Mr. ZubeyirBayram–the Respected Head of Senior Boys Section, all being united to glorify the light of the memorable evening.

We would like to express our gratitude to all of our students who had made the event such a success.They continue to inspire the ideology of patriotism that was instilled to this great nation over 40 years ago.