Kokrajhar, Aug 13: Preparation is on in Kokrajhar, heart of BTAD administration to celebrate the 71st Independence Day along with rest of the state.
A total 16 contingents from Assam Police and school students are participating in the parade rehearsal to showcase on the National Day celebration. The National Day celebration is being organised at Government HS and MP school ground in Kokrajhar.
Preparations are in full swing to celebrate the national programme. Five parade contingents from police and 11 contingents from students are participating in the parade exercise in the district.
Even though, there is heavy rain and floods in the district for the past few days, the parade rehearsal is witnessing enthusiasm as huge number of students have come up to celebrate the national day.
Securities have been asked to keep constant vigil and several checking points have been initiated at different places in the district, said a senior police officer.
The day would be celebrated with befitting manner in Kokrajhar. Preparations are in full swing to make the celebration successful, said Kokrajhar DC, Bibekananda Choudhury.