The Velammal West school observed the Martyr’s day on 30 th January to pay homage to all who laid down their lives for the country. The Principal, Mr.Velmurugan lit a lamp in honour of the father of our nation. The dream of Mahatma Gandhi – Leprosy Free India, regarding that an oath was taken by the students to eradicate leprosy. The students and staff observed a two minute silence in honour of the Martyr’s day. Students were educated on the significance of the day to inculcate the value of patriotism in the young minds.