The Batch of 1986 pays tribute.

The Class of 1986 from Sainik School, Kazhakootam, carried out the lighting of flame ceremony in memory of their departed classmates – Jawahar N Rao (1626) and Shyam R J (1654) – at Kochi on 29 December 2011.

Flame of Remembrance lit for Capt Harshan | More media reports

The Flame of Remembrance event, lit for Capt Harshan at the Parachute Regiment Training Centre, RT Nagar, on Saturday, December 10, 2011 was also covered by the Bangalore edition of the Malayalam dailies with equal fervor, and mostly due to the concerted efforts of a spirited band of Kazhakians from the Bangalore SSKZM Alumni Chapter.

Flame of Remembrance lit for Capt Harshan at Bangalore

A ‘Flame of Remembrance’ for Capt R Harshan, who laid down his life fighting terrorists in Kashmir in March 2007, was lit at the Parachute Regiment Training Centre, RT Nagar, on Saturday. Harshan, who was only 27, was conferred the Ashok Chakra the same year, the youngest recipient of the peace-time gallantry award.

The Flame of Remembrance Ceremony at SSKZM

Along with the Guruvandanam programme at the school on 24 September 2011, 12 torches were lit as part of that function, to remember departed teachers, staff members, officers who served at the school and our departed friends from 9 batches.