Saturday 8th July 2017


Kasiga School celebrated its 10th Founder’s Day on the 8th of July, 2017. This day presents the members of the Kasiga family with the cherished opportunity to look back and congratulate themselves on the laurels achieved over the years and renew the promise to move ahead with resolute steps towards building a world-class institute. This day marks the birth anniversary of not only the progressive school but also of its Chairman, Mr. Ramesh Batta, an enterprising gentleman who has munificently constructed this congenial milieu for young minds to flourish.

The programme was graced by the presence of the Chairman, Mr. Ramesh Batta, and his wife Mrs. Poonam Batta, Director Finance, Mr. Siddharth Batta, Director  Welfare, Mrs. Chandni Batta, Head of School, Mrs. Sonali Sinha and Deputy Head of School, Mr. Chandra Shekhar Yadav. The Chief Guest for the occasion was Mr. Kuldeep Singh Sethi – long-standing friend of our honourable Chairman and a renowned builder of Dehradun. The celebration began with the ceremonious lighting of the auspicious lamp by the Chairman and other dignitaries and it was followed by a touching rendition of the Ganesh Vandana, which enhanced the solemnity of the ceremony.

Mr. Naren Nagarajan, the Examination Officer for Cambridge, who has been an integral part of this institution since its inception, shared his experience with the audience and delineated the vision of the school.  Next, a solo Kathak performance enthralled the audience and then Mr. Sethpal Rawal who has dedicated ten valuable years of service to this school delivered a short speech.

A mellifluous performance by the School choir enticed the audience and a short presentation on the achievements of Kasiga brought back memories of years well spent. The Chief Guest, Mr.Sethi, in his speech stressed on the importance of working diligently and adapting to the rapidly changing world.

The teachers’ choir lent their voice to a song, composed by the music teacher, about the School.

Mr. Batta shared with the audience how, through tenacious perseverance and sheer hard work, he had built this extraordinary institution. He also urged the staff and the students to pledge to make this school one of the most coveted educational organization in the world. He felicitated a number of teaching and non-teaching staff for their unwavering devotion and long years of service with the school.The programme culminated with a tree plantation ceremony.