Staff Reporter

A special postal cover was also released on the occasion

HYDERABAD: A short film depicting the history, culture and heritage of Secunderabad was launched by Chief Minister Y. S. Rajasekhara Reddy on the occasion of 200 years of celebrations of the city here on Saturday. Commemorating the event, a special postal cover was also released by Postmaster General Kailash Pershad.

The Chief Minister hoped that historic events like these would inculcate awareness and aptitude about the history, traditions, culture and diverse customs ofpeople and the dynasties. It would also strengthen the bonds of unity, integrity, communal harmony and national integration among various faiths and religions, he added.

Minister for Tourism J. Geetha Reddy, Secunderabad MP Anjan Kumar Yadav, MLA Christine Lazarus and officials were present on the occasion.