Farewell to Col AK Sharma, Principal



Col A K Sharma, Principal, Sainik School Balachadi, Jamnagar who spent approx two years of his career at Sainik School Balachadi, was given a befitting farewell by Officers, staff and more than 500 cadets. Col A K Sharma, a thorough gentleman, great academician and a good sportsman led the Sainik School Balachadi for last two years and took it to further heights. He remained actively involved with the staff and cadets throughout his tenure. During his tenure the school scaled new heights in the field of academics, sports and extra-curricular activities.

A series of events had been organized to express gratitude to the outgoing Principal. A Dinner Night was organized in the Cadets’ Mess where cadet Daksh of class XII presented a portrait to the Principal.

On 29 July, a special assembly was conducted, wherein Col A K Sharma, Principal Sainik School Balachadi encouraged cadets to aim high and make the most of their individual talents and skills. He reminded the cadets of their aim to join National Defence Academy. He emphasized on moral values and advised to be truthful in life.

On behalf of Balachadi fraternity Lt Col Deepak Chaddha, Administrative Officer, Sainik School Balachadi wished him and his family a very happy and prosperous life ahead.      Lt Col Dhirendra Kumar, Vice Principal presented a short movie clip CD to the outgoing Principal which consisted of various important moments of Principal during his stay in Balachadi.

Later in the evening, a farewell party was organized in staff club to bid farewell to the worthy Principal in which Principal mentioned that he has enjoyed working in Sainik School Balachadi and departing with the sweet memories. He also appreciated the professional support that he received from Officers and staff.