Constitution Day- Pledge taking ceremony

Indian Constitution is the supreme law of the land. It gives elaborated framework defining fundamental principles, powers and duties of the governmental institutions and citizens. It establishes constitutional supremacy and was adopted by the Constituent Assembly on 26 November 1949 and came into effect on 26 January 1950. To commemorate this event, 26 November is celebrated as the Constitution Day. The IIS University organized a pledge taking ceremony to celebrate the Constitution Day. The pledge was administered by Prof. Raakhi Gupta, Rector and Registrar, The IIS University and Prof. N.K. Jain, Dean, Arts and Social Sciences, The IIS University. The pledge was as follows “I, as a citizen of India, affirm my faith in the universal principle of civilized society, namely that every dispute between citizens, should be settled by peaceful means; and, in view of the growing danger to the unity and integrity of the country, I hereby pledge myself never to resort to physical violence in the case of any dispute, whether in my neighbourhood or in any other part of India”. All the students of Political Science  undertook the pledge.