Republic Day was celebrated with enthusiasm and gaiety in Kulgam district at Degree College where senior officers of Police and Civil administration were present on the occasion.
Deputy Commissioner, Mr. Nissar Hussain Wani unfurled the National flag and took salute at the march past.
The Deputy Commissioner highlighted the significance of being republic and said that with the sacrifices of great leaders of the country, the people were empowered through the implementation of the Constitution.
March past was held by contingents of 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.
Similar functions were also held at all Tehsil headquarters of the district where concerned officers unfurled the National flag and took salute on the march past.