karnataka-news

Karnataka CM unfurls tricolour in Bangalore

Bangalore, Aug 15 : Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah Thursday unfurled the tricolour flag and reviewed the guard of honour at the Field Marshal Manekshaw Parade Ground here to mark India's 67th Independence Day (I-Day) amid tight security.


Under a cloudy sky and on a breezy day, the chief minister went around the ground in an open jeep past contingents of the state police, scouts, guides and students even as martial music rang in the air.

About 10,000 people, including hundreds of children, thronged the venue in the city centre to witness the colourful parade with patriotic fervour and gaiety after an air force chopper showered rose petals on the dais where the tricolour was fluttering.

--IANS (Posted on 15-08-2013)

karnataka-news headlines

Karnataka orders Toyota, union to restore normalcy

Women turnout highest-ever in LS polls in Karnataka

Ex-Infosys honcho to campaign for Kejriwal

67 percent polling in Karnataka; lowest in Bangalore

65 percent polling in Karnataka's 28 LS seats

61 percent polling in Karnataka, 50 percent in Bangalore

Karnataka directed to build wall across controversial canal

Congress will win big in Karnataka: CM

As many as 7 people die during polling in Karnataka

Nilekani hopeful of winning with "Parivartan" vote

Bangalore wants development, BJP will win: Ananth Kumar

Brisk voting in Karnataka

Quick Links: Goa | Munnar | Pondicherry | Free Yearly Horoscope '2014

Comments

Your e-mail:


Your Full Name:


Type verification image:
verification image, type it in the box

Message:

Back to Top