The Indian national anthem, " Jana Gana Mana ", is sung. The land that we are having today as our own is the result of decades of struggles carried out by our forefathers. Illuminations This is seen as a mark of freedom. On this auspicious day, India achieved its freedom from the British rule and became a free and democratic country.
Slavery is the opposite of independence.
Fancy dress competitions are also held wherein kids are seen dressed up as freedom fighters such as Jawaharlal Nehru, Sarojini Naidu, Bhagat Singh, etc. The country had been under the rule of the British since almost around years before it finally freed itself from their clutches and became an independent nation.
Special lunches are organized to strengthen the bond among the employees.