The Programme was attended by a large section of Students,Faculty and Administrative Staff, and commenced with the National Flag Hoisting and the National Anthem. This was followed by an attractive and resplendent March Past by the Marine Engineering and BNS Cadets, where the Hon'ble Vice Chancellor took the salute. This was followed by an inspiring address by the Vice Chancellor to the students. Finally, there was a small programme by a group of students who came up with a rendition of patriotic songs. The Programme ended with a sweet distribution for all present.