By Manoj Singh
Indira Gandhi Park, Itanagar is ready to all set to celebrate the 71st independence day celebration on August 15.
The preparation of the celebration have been started since August 3 under the direction of Chief Secretary and supervision of district administration led by EAC (Festival) Tame Yajum and city SP Dr. A Koan with support of PWD, Power, Forest and allied department of state to celebrate the programme in grand way.
Unlike every year ceremonial parade by the security forces in full uniform and students contingents from various schools of capital complex will be the main attraction and a total of 25 contingent IR Mahila Battalion from Nagaland have performed their final and full dress rehearsal in presence of Director General of Police Sandip Goel today.
The exhibition stalls installed wherein the state portal to be launched on the day, Adhar enrolment centre, exhibition of Textile & Handicraft, Horticulture, Itanagar Municipal Council stall and stall of Disaster Management of NDRF/SDRF and Fire & Emergency Services will also add awareness to the masses.
Parade Commander, Dy. SP Khonsa Kardak Riba while said that we have already started the rehearsal of the parade for last one week, Dy. SP, PTC (Training) Dusu Kaling, 3rd IRBN Inspector Yomto Riba is assisting him in making the parade a beautiful one.
Band platoon of PTC Banderdewa, VKV Banderdewa, Holly Cross School Itanagar, St. Thomas School Naharlagun are also taking parts which shall add to the beautification of the ceremonial parade on Independence day on August 15.
Talking to arunachal24 DGP Sandip Goel said that all security related issue have been taken into consideration and elaborate security arrangement made for successful celebration of the 71st Independence day celebration, while City SP added that all check nakas have been alerted and security have been beefed up in view of the celebration.