DC Kupwara reviews R-Day arrangements

DC Kupwara reviews R-Day arrangements
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Kupwara, Dec 26: Deputy Commissioner Khalid Jahangir today reviewed the arrangements being put in place for the smooth celebration of forth-coming Republic Day 2019 function here at a meeting of civil police, army and CRPF officers.
The meeting was attended by ADC Handwara, ACR, SDMs, Tehsildars, various district and sectoral Officers, representatives from Police, Army, CRPF and various other concerned.
A comprehensive discussion with regard to the peaceful celebration of Republic Day was held. It was informed that the main function shall be held at DPL Kupwara which will start with Shahnai-Wadhan, for which DIPR shall make arrangements. It was informed that the Chief Guest would hoist the national flag at 10:00 am and take salute at the march-past to be presented by the contingents of JKP, JKAP, CRPF, IRP, Fire and Emergency Services, NCC and School Children.
Cultural programme shall also be presented by the school children which will be followed by prize distribution ceremony. The DDC was informed that similar functions shall also be organized at sub-division levels in the district.
Highlighting the importance of Republic Day, the Deputy Commissioner directed the concerned officers to ensure adequate arrangements of security, sanitation, healthcare, electricity, drinking water etc, to make the event a success. He stressed for better installation of Public Address System, illumination of important government offices, beautification and cleanliness of the venue. The DC directed the ARTO to arrange the adequate number of vehicles for participating students on the day of full-dress rehearsal and for the main function. He also directed for identifying parking spots and better traffic regulation system in the town.