Symbiosis International (Deemed University) celebrated 69th Republic day at all its campuses across India. Students, faculty, staff along with their family members actively participated in the celebration. The Vice Chancellor, Dr. Rajani Gupte unfurled the Indian flag at the University's, Lavale, Pune campus. In her motivating speech, she mentioned that patriotism should not only be celebrated on 26th January and 15th August, but the nation should be remembered and celebrated everyday. Democracy does not mean that everyone does what he/she pleases to do, but democracy means for the people by the people. She also urged students to build an India which the earlier generation had dream't of.