The 71th Independence Day 15th August, 2017 was celebrated by AKGEC with high spirits and zeal. The entire campus presented a festive look with creative decoration, various kinds of flowers and tricolor ribbons. The celebrations started with flag hosting by the Chairman in the presence of Members of Management, Director, all faculty, staff and students of college. The Security guards of the college presented a heart warming salute to the National Flag along with National Anthem. Jan-gan-man was sung by all personnel present on the occasion. Tri-colour balloons were released by Members of Management, Director, HODs and Deans Administration supported by huge round of applause by all personnel which filled the sky with reverberations of Independence Day Celebrations.

After hoisting of National Flag, students of Euphony, Tal and Goonj society of the college presented a well organized programme in the seminar hall where patriotic songs, dance, highly spirited skit depicting value of unit among all religious touched the hearts of the audience. This created a warm environment full of enthusiasm and national fervor. Cheerfulness and motivation for dedication of the Nation was clearly visible in the audience.

The function was concluded with a highly moving, heart touching and inspiring speech by the Director with references and analysis was drawn from the historical past. The audience listened to the encouraging past of India with rapt attention as it would motivate to correct the ills and wrongs which have set in our system. He also advised all to adopt the human values of truthfulness, honesty, integrity, compassion to achieve the goal of taking India forward amongst all developed nations.

The celebrations ended with high tea and sweet distribution to all personnel.