ANANTNAG, AUGUST 15- On the 69th Independence Day, the Minister for Rural Development and Panchayayti Raj, Mr. Abdul Haq Khan unfurled the national flag at Government Degree College, Anantnag today.
Addressing the gathering, the Minister said that on this day we remember the freedom fighters supreme sacrifices for the independence of the country.
Reiterating commitment for equitable development, the Minister said that the coalition government has taken up education, health, roads, horticulture as priority sectors.
Earlier, various cultural programme were presented by the Information Department and school children.
Legislators, DIG South Kashmir, Deputy Commissioner Anantnag, SP Anantnag besides other officers, prominent citizens, school children and large number of people participated in the Independence Day celebrations.
Independence Day celebrations were also held at Dooru, Shangus, Kokernag, Pahalgam, Bijbehara where the national flag was unfurled.
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