State-level Independence Day Parade Celebrations to be Held at Exhibition Ground This Year


Bhubaneswar: The state-level Independence Day parade celebrations will be held at Exhibition Ground instead of the Mahatma Gandhi Marg informed Police Commissioner Satyajit Mohanty on Tuesday.

A team of police officials comprising DGP Dr RP Sharma, Police Commissioner Satyajit Mohanty and DCP Anup Sahu inspected the Exhibition Ground at Unit-III on Saturday.

Police officials said extensive arrangements have been made at the new venue for the smooth conduct of celebrations that can accommodate at least 20000 spectators.

Notably, four troupes-Territorial Army, Telangana Police, Central Armed Police and Odisha Special Armed Police will participate in the state-level parade this year.