Andhra Pradesh

Flash mob, sky lanterns marks Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav celebrations

Vijayawada, Andhra Pradesh,10/08/2022:  Officials and elected representatives release a sky lantern as part of the Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav celebrations at Punnami Ghat in Vijayawada on Wednesday.
   Photo: G N RAO / The Hindu

Vijayawada, Andhra Pradesh,10/08/2022: Officials and elected representatives release a sky lantern as part of the Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav celebrations at Punnami Ghat in Vijayawada on Wednesday. Photo: G N RAO / The Hindu | Photo Credit: RAO GN

The flash mob celebrating 'Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav' by students of Nalanda Degree College stood as a special attraction to the visitors of the PVP Square Mall in the city on Wednesday. The girls and boys of the college danced to various patriotic songs.

NTR District Collector S. Dilli Rao took part in the programme and interacted with the students. Speaking on the occasion, Mr. Rao called upon the younger generation to draw inspiration from the freedom fighters whose dedication and commitment to the nation laid a bright path for future generations.

He asked all the students to actively take part in the Har Ghar Tiranga programme on the eve of Independence Day.

Later, cultural programmes were also conducted at Punnami Ghat where sky lanterns were released. Mayor Rayana Bhagyalakshmi, Mr. Rao, former Minister and MLA Velampalli Srinivasa Rao and others released lanterns into the sky.


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