66th Republic Day was today celebrated with full fervor and gaiety at Govt. Degree College for Boys Anantnag. Deputy Commissioner Mr. Tasaduq Jeelani hoisted the National Flag and took salute at the march past.
A march past was presented by J&K Police, CRPF, JKAP, Fire and Emergency Services, NCC Cadets and students of various schools. Scintillating cultural programmes were presented by school children and artists of Department of Information.
Among others, senior officers of Police and Civil administration were present on the occasion.
Similar functions were also held at all Tehsil headquarters of the district where respective Tehsildars unfurled the National flag and took salute at the march past.
At Pahalgam, the tricolour was unfurled by Sub Divisional Magistrate, Mr. Mohammad Aslam who took salute at the march past on the occasion.