Rainbow International School hosted the programme’ Meet the Champions’ interaction with renowned Saikhom Mirabai Chanu ( silver medalist, Tokyo Olympics) and Rani (Olympian) captain Indian Women’s Hockey Team in School premises on 8th March 2022 at 4:30 pm. The Principal Dr. Chhavi Kashyap welcomed renowned Olympians along with the eminent guests with bouquets. Further, he added that the School is extremely excited to be part of the Meet the Champions Movement initiated by our honourable Prime Minister. Dr. J. R. Kashyap, Director group of schools in HP & New Delhi presented mementos & some gifts to all the eminent guests as an expression of affection and reverence.
“Meet the Champions” initiative is a unique school visit campaign that is jointly being organised by the Ministry of Education and the Ministry of Youth Affairs & Sports. Taking Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi’s unique school visit campaign ahead, Saikhom Mirabai Chanu ( silver medalist, Tokyo Olympics) and Rani (Olympian) captain Indian Women’s Hockey Team on 8th March visited Rainbow International School, Nagrota Bagwan and met students of 75 schools from different districts.
During the visit, Mirabai Chanu and Rani Rampal spoke to students about the importance of Santulit Aahaar (Balanced Diet), Fitness and also promoted Indian traditional sports. They even showed them some easy-to-do fitness exercises. Students enjoyed a lot. International players stressed on the need to have homemade food that has essentials like greens, proteins, carbohydrates, minerals and urged kids to stay away from junk food.
The Vice Principal Mrs. Meenakshi Kashyap thanked renowned Olympians along with the distinguished guests for gracing the event with their benign presence.