KOKRAJHAR, Aug 13:With only a day left for the celebration of the 73rdIndependence Day across the country, parade rehearsal got underway in Kokrajhar to showcase during the I-Day celebrations being organised at Govt HS & MP school parade ground here. A cleanliness drive and sapling plantation was also organised on Tuesday in connection with the celebration of Independence Day.
Necessary preparations and arrangements have so far been completed to celebrate the Independence Day in Kokrajhar district. Gossaigaon and Parbatjhora subdivision have also organised their celebration at sub divisional level simultaneously on the occasion. The celebration grounds have been kept under strict security observation by CCTV and vigil security to make grand success of the celebration. Altogether 26 parade continents including four Assam Police contingents and school student contingents are participating the parade rehearsal to showcase beautiful march-past on the Independence Day celebration in Kokrajhar. A DSP rank police officer has been deployed to the parade rehearsal ground for smooth functioning in Kokrajhar.
Meanwhile, students from various schools, colleges joined hands in the cleanliness drive and sapling plantation programme being initiated by district administration to mark the Independence Day celebration. The 7th Battalion of Assam Police organised a Route March in this connection.
Kokrajhar deputy commissioner, Partha Pratim Majumdar informed that necessary arrangement and deployment have been made to meet healthy celebration of the Independence Day in Kokrajhar. SP Kokrajhar, Rajen Singh said that security forces are deployed in all vulnerable areas and necessary operations are going on in the district to conduct the day with smooth and peaceful manner.