Jamshedpur, Aug. 9: Former principal of Andhra Association English School (AAES) Benedicta Naidu who left for her heavenly abode on 7th August, 2017, was laid to rest at the Beldih Cemetery on Tuesday 8th August.
Members of the managing committee, Principals of both English & Hindi school and teachers held a condolence meeting in the evening.
Many shared their memories associated with her and all observed a two minutes silence with prayers for her soul to rest in peace.
Many ex-students were also present at the burial ground to pay homage and have a glimpse of their beloved principal.
Madam Benedicta’s contribution to the English medium school and the Association was immense. She ran from pillar to post to get the school affiliated to the CISCE Council Board, New Delhi in the year 1996, said a member of the management committee.
He further informed, ‘Today the school is running classes till std. XII due to her efforts only.
She believed in simplicity and high thinking. She worked honestly with utmost dedication to make the school reach greater heights.
She loved the students too much. She had good leadership quality and was a very able administrator. She was the one to bring up the school library also.
By hook or crook she used to help out each child. In the year 2005 she retired from the English Medium School’.