The 72nd Independence day was celebrated with pump and show in St. Mary’s Academy, Patna. The Chief Guest Brother Joseph Vetticatty hoisted the National flag. In his speech, Brother Joseph emphasized on the need of National unity and all round development of the weaker section of the society. The Principal Fr. Oscar delivered a speech in which he pointed out that the nation’s future lies in children’s future. A grand cultural programme was also held by the students of the school on this occasion. At last vote of thanks was presented by our school teacher Mr. SN Choudhary.