Staff Reporter

TIRUPUR: Cultural programmes and rally by students marked the Republic Day celebrations at Tirupur on Friday.

Tirupur MLA and correspondent of Tirupur Kumaran College for Women, C. Govindasamy hoisted the national flag at the college.

Revenue Divisional Officer L. Nirmal Raj hoisted the tricolour at Tirupur RDO office in the presence of revenue department officials. Municipal Chairman K. Selvaraj hoisted the national flag at the Municipal Office.

Children from various schools presented cultural programmes at the function.

Students belonging to various municipal schools took out a rally from Kumaran Square to Municipal Office as part of the celebrations.Republic Day was celebrated at all the schools and offices.