Tribune News Service
Shimla, August 15
Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur unfurled the flag and took salute of a formidable march previous on the Dhalpur floor in Kullu on the event of the74th Independence Day, with features throughout the state remaining a low-key affair in view of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Thakur, whereas addressing the gathering on the event, mentioned Prime Minister Narendra Modi had offered robust management to the nation.
“Whether it is giving a befitting reply to our neighbours on the borders or fighting the COVID-19 pandemic, Prime Minister Modi has handled the situation very well,” he acknowledged, including that the BJP regime at all times had a sympathetic view in direction of the issues confronted by Himachal, contemplating its tough topography.
He additionally paid tributes to the liberty fighters who laid down their lives of their battle towards the British regime to realize freedom. He additionally honoured officers, docs and artists from numerous fields for his or her priceless contribution in making certain the state’s speedy growth.
Governor Bandaru Dattatraya additionally unfurled the flag at Raj Bhawan.
Irrigation and Public Health Minister Mahender Singh was the chief visitor on the perform held right here on the Ridge.
Chief Justice L Narayana Swamy unfurled the nationwide flag and inspected the guard of honour on the perform held on the High Court. Judges of the High Court — Justice Tarlok Singh Chauhan, Justice Sureshwar Thakur, Justice Vivek Singh Thakur, Justice Ajay Mohan Goel, Justice Chander Bhusan Barowalia, Justice Anoop Chitkara and Justice Jyotsna Rewal Dua have been additionally current on the event.