Anantnag: Government Higher Secondary School Khanabal Anantnag, was renamed ‘Shri Ravi Jee Higher Secondary School’ on Wednesday.
The ceremony was presided over by Additional Deputy Commissioner Anantnag, Ghulam Hassan Sheikh. Ravi Jee was an armed forces personnel who was killed while on duty, the spokesman said in a statement.
Speaking on the occasion, the Additional Deputy Commissioner said that Shri Ravi Jee made the supreme sacrifice in the line of duty. He said that academic institutions are formative instruments for future generations, adding that teachers must impart the highest standards of education, the statement mentioned.
The ceremony was also attended by CEO Anantnag, staff, and students of the school. Cultural events on themes of “sacrifice and nationalism” were organized with zeal and fervour, the statement concluded.