Independance day celebrations will be grand
The CM directed to make arrangements subject to Covid guidelines Minister Velampally Srinivasa Rao
The State Endoments Minister Velampally Srinivasa Rao said that the August 15 celebrations will be held at the Indira Gandhi Municipal Stadium in Vijayawada. He said that CM YS Jaganmohan Reddy will unveil the national flag.
The minister along with top officials and Representatives of the people on Friday examined arrangements for the August 15 celebrations at the Indira Gandhi Municipal Stadium in Vijayawada.
Speaking on the occasion Minister Velampally Srinivasa Rao said that the August 15 Independence Day celebrations will bemodest, with physical distance in line with the corona prevention guidelines.
It is being managed by the state government.
Chief Minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy will unveil the national flag. Top officials and people’s representatives are making appropriate suggestions and arrangements in the background have been scrutinized
People who display floats should follow protocol and corona guidelines. We are making arrangements accordingly, he said.
For the first time, arrangements were discussed at the field level
He said he would once again look into the matter with top officials on 13th and 14th.
We are making suitable arrangements to reach out to the people of the state through live broadcast.
District Collector A. MD Intiaz said the number of invitees are limited.
Designed in a way to prevent transmission of corona. Even the number of floats are being reduced.
As well as physical distance during the parade performance will be followed. Cultural events migh not take place as it is difficult to maintain safety protocal. He said security arrangements were being carried out under the supervision of Superior Police officers.
Afterwards, the officials of various departments gave instructions on the tasks to be undertaken during the Indira Gandhi Municipal stay, protocol Programs, ways to get invitees, etc. Dignataries present were Chief Minister’s Program Coordinator Thalashila Raghuram, MLA Ramesh, Municipal Commissioner Prasanna Venkatesh, City Police Commissioner Battina Srinivasu, DCPs Harshavardhan Raju, Vikrant Patil, Information Department JD P. Kirankumar, local leaders Devineni Avinash and officials of various departments were present.