Kohima: The grand finale of the year long golden jubilee celebration of Don Bosco Kohima will take place on November 20 at Don Bosco, Kohima under the theme “Towards a better world with Don Bosco.”
It may be recalled that the launching ceremony of the yearlong golden jubilee celebration of Don Bosco Kohima took place on January 31 this year.
Addressing a press conference, Golden Jubilee Organizing Committee Chairman K.D. Vizo said that Don Bosco Kohima was instituted in 1971 and it is one of the institutions to transform society. Presently, there are 1700 students in Don Bosco school and another 600 students in Don Bosco College Kohima. Vizo also informed that Don Bosco Kohima is going to promote research activities in which a new building is coming up.
Dignitaries for the grand finale:
Nagaland’s Chief Secretary J. Alam will grace the grand finale as the special guest on November 20 at 11:00 AM.
Alam will unveil the golden jubilee monolith at 10:30 AM.
Abu Metha, Advisor to Chief Minister Nagaland will be the guest of honour at Bosconian Nite at 3:00 PM on the same day.
Most Rev. Dr. James Thoppil, Bishop of Diocese Kohima, Fr. Dr. Jose Kuruvachira, SDB, Provincial of Salesian Province of Dimapur, Fr. C.P. Mathew, SDB and Helievi-o Solo, Chairman Kohima Village council will also deliver a short speech at the grand finale session.
Dr. Kezha (1980 batch) will share reminiscence.
KD Vizo will share jubilee greetings. Welcome address will be delivered by Fr. Suresh Innocent SDB while vote of thanks will be proposed by Fr. T.P. James, SDB, principal Don Bosco Kohima.
The Jubilee feast will take place at 1:00 PM.
Meanwhile, Fr. T.P. James, SDB, principal Don Bosco Kohima extended an invitation to all the Bosconians to be part of the celebration and be blessed.