He visited the War Memorial and later proceeded to the Independence Day celebrations venue here to hoist the national flag. He took the salute from various contingents of the police and NCC cadets.
Addressing a gathering, Badnore remembered the martyrs who laid down their lives for the nation.
Haryana Governor Kaptan Singh Solanki hoisted the flag at Yamunanagar.
Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh unfurled the tricolour at a state-level function in Ludhiana town, while Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar unfurled the flag in Hisar town.