B’pora: In an effort to sensitize people about the ‘Har Ghar Tiranga’ campaign, the District Administration Bandipora on Thursday organised a Grand Tiranga Rally at S.K Stadium, here.
More than 12000 students participated in the rally along with teachers besides officers and officials from District Administration.
The rally was attended by Deputy Commissioner Bandipora, Dr. Owais Ahmed; SSP Bandipora, Mohammad Zahid; District Nodal Officer Bandipora, Mohammad Ashraf Hakak; Joint Director Planning, Imtiyaz Ahmad; Chief Education Officer Bandipora, DySP HQ and other senior officers.
Speaking on the occasion, Dr. Owais said that ‘Har Ghar Tiranga’ is a campaign under the aegis of Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav to encourage people to bring the Tiranga home and hoist it to mark the 75th year of Independence
He said, the Tri-colour flag is a symbol of pride for every Indian and it represents national integrity and signifies the hopes and aspirations of the Indian people.
The DC on the occasion lauded the efforts of students, teachers and all other concerned for organising such a grand and impressive rally and also appreciated the enthusiasm and zest of students to participate in the tiranga rally.
He said the rally was organised to promote the Har Ghar Tiranga campaign and to raise awareness regarding the struggle of freedom fighters of India.
He said District Administration Bandipora is organizing multifarious activities to amplify the awareness of Har Ghar Tiranga campaign. He also appreciated the activities carried out under this campaign at schools, offices and the activities carried out by Youth Volunteers.