THE colours of all colours, saffron, white and green painted Neelkanth Vidyapeeth International School with the pigment of patriotism on the eve of 72nd Independence Day. SNVP feels highly privileged to have VSM (Vishisht Seva Medal) awardeeBrigadier P. Ganesham Garu. The distinguished personality is a specialist in Armoured Fighting Vehicles. He served the Indian Army with distinction for over thirty five years as Commander of a battalion in Kashmir in thick of counter insurgency operations. He identified the potential of the students and encouraged them to aim for Presidential Award. He appreciated the outstanding karate, pyramid and yoga performances. Number of patriotic dances with innovative dance forms and melodious songs were sheer amusement for the spectators. A peculiar orchestra, which replaced the original drums with empty paint cans, was splendid complement to the cultural extravaganza.