Date: 15th August 2012
Independence day celebration took place at OPaL Plant Site at Dahej on 15th Aug 2012. The celebration arrangements matched up to the patriotic atmosphere of the day and each individual was basking in the glory of the freedom and independence that is enjoyed today, which was secured by our brave freedom fighters 65 years back.
As soon as the tricolor was unfurled under the bright sky on that day, the rhythm of national anthem filled with the enthusiasm and patriotic sentiments among the gathering and encouraging and inspiring address to the gathering by the Chief Guest Dr. PSV Rao, set the perfect tune for the next in-line cultural programs.
The wonderful tour of performances began by Mr. M K Mishra, DGM (P), OPaL singing a beautiful deshbhakti- geet which captivated the gathering on the unseen talents that OPaL harbours. More engaging performances were being by given by the OPaL team along with the new entrants in the company including group songs, solos, solo dance, poem recitations etc.
The brilliant school children of Ambhetta village once again gave us a reason to applaud their talent by showcasing their cultural dance sequences almost flawlessly and capturing the hearts of the audiences.
Another feather in the celebration cap of OPaL was added by Mr. Deepak Dasarias Music Group. The harmony group presented the audiences with some memorable performances, songs. His presence at the event also eased up and supported many of the OPaL performers on stage for their individual solo and group performances.
The cheerful ambiance concluded that the audience enjoyed the event with joyous emotions and relived the moment of pride being an Indian. The event came to an end with vote of thanks given by Mr. D K Kalra- Head HR and succeeded in creating a sense of fervor and pleasure amongst the get-together.