Sri City, January 26, 2019:- The 70th Republic Day was celebrated with enthusiasm and zeal in Sri City. In a colourful ceremony held at the lawns of Business Centre Mrs. Bh. Vimala Kumari, Dy. Superintendent of Police, Sri City unfurled the National Flag, and took salute in an impressive parade held by the contingents of Sri City security force.
Conveying greetings to the Sri City community, Mrs. Vimala Kumari said,”Today we are a great Republic. This would not have been possible if our freedom fighters had not made numerous sacrifices for the independence of the country.” Exhorting people to acknowledge the sacrifices and suffering of freedom fighters, she appealed, “On this occasion let’s rededicate ourselves to the nation, and contribute our might in making the country strong and self-reliant.”
Appreciating the efforts of Sri City Management for providing ample employment opportunities in a backward area, she mentioned that the integrated business city offers a good environment for a happy, safe and peaceful living.
Mr. C. Rameshkumar, Vice President (Customer Relations), Mr. A. Sanyasi Rao, General Manager (Coordination), a large number of employees, villagers and children took part in the event. Mr. Ramesh, Head, Security and Vigilance coordinated the ceremonial parade.
Republic day was celebrated in a befitting manner at the Development Commissioner’s office, IFMR and IIIT campuses, and all the schools in Sri City villages.