Tamil Nadu Chief Minister M.K. Stalin unfurled the National flag at the ramparts of Fort St. George. In his address, Stalin thankfully remembered former Chief Minister M. Karunanidhi, whose efforts gave the opportunity to Chief Ministers of all the states in the country to unfurl the National flag on the Independence Day in 1974.
The 150th birth anniversary of Kappol Ottiya Thamizah V.O. Chidambaranar, will be celebrated in a grand manner this year. In his speech he said that a museum would be established to immortalize Mahatma Gandhi’s resolve to change his attire to a simple dhoti from Madurai.