INVESTITURE CEREMONY AT GELEPHU MIDDLE SECONDARY SCHOOL
Sir Robert Baden Powell, Founder and Father of the Scouting Movement once said, "Scouting is a way of life, it is the righteous way for the youth for character building and citizenship training with the beauty and grandeur of the out-of-doors and Mother Nature as its classroom." The new members who joined scouting this year from the four schools under the Gelephu Thromde were sworn in as scouts by taking oath to be scout forever with every action of them bound by the scout laws and promises on 18th May, 2019. Graced by the Thromde Education Officer, Mr. Kunzang, the Investiture Ceremony was hosted at Gelephu Middle Secondary School saw a total of more than 600 hundreds new scouts. In the ceremony, the new scouts were awarded the scarves and took oath in serving the tsa-wa-sum to the best of their abilities. Making the day more auspicious and memorable, the scouts staged a few cultural items.