The 71st Independence Day was observed at St.Albert’s College,Ernakulam. NCC Cadets of Navy, Air Force, Army, NSS volunteers and the staff of St.Albert’s College participated. The National Flag was unfurled by Rev.Fr.Joseph Sherin Chemmayath, Assistant Manager. Rev.Fr.Joseph Sherin gave the Independence Day message. Dr.M.L.Joseph, Principal of St.Albert’s College also addressed the gathering. The cadets, students and staff took a pledge of cleanliness, which was read by Dr.M.L.Joseph.