Defence Minister Rajnath Singh will formally launch various major events virtually from New Delhi tomorrow to commemorate the 75th anniversary of India’s Independence, being celebrated as ‘Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav’.
The events include national flag unfurling at various places, product and facility launch, cleaning of statues, Jan Sampark Abhiyaan for veterans and book on deeds of gallantry.
Border Roads Oganisation will unfurl the national flag at 75 Important Passes and Places in the country, displaying their resolve in developing border infrastructure. 75 teams of BRO will depart tomorrow to these remote passes. The most prominent among them is ‘Umlingla Pass’, which is the highest motorable road in the world at 19,300 feet in Eastern Ladakh. The national tri-colour will also be unfurled at prominent infrastructure landmarks like Atal Tunnel, Rohtang and Dhola Sadiya Bridge in the Northeast, besides in friendly foreign countries.