Gangtok, 20 Aug:
Bhasa Manyata Divas was observed at Government Secondary School Lingi Paiyong on Monday. The students and teachers were appraised about the importance of the day and need to conserve language for upliftment of the society, a press release informs.
Reema Chettri, a student of Class IX recited a beautiful poem to mark the day.
The programme was coordinated and conducted by Arjun Koirala.
Meanwhile, the school family also paid tribute to Late Atal Bihari Vajpayee and decided to conduct morning speech, quiz and recitation of his poems in the morning assembly from 20 to 25 Aug as a tribute to the departed soul, the release mentions.