Republic Day: Telangana Governor hoists national flag in Raj Bhavan
Telangana Governor Dr. Tamilisai Soundararajan hoisted the national flag at a ceremonial programme in Hyderabad on the 73rd Republic Day today. In the wake of surge in Covid -19 infections in the state especially in Hyderabad, the venue of the ceremonial programme has been shifted to Raj Bhavan.
Addressing people of Telangana on the occasion, the Governor called upon them to strengthen the democratic ideals by adhering to the core values of Justice, Liberty, Equality and Fraternity enshrined in the Indian Constitution as a mark of real tribute to the architects of the Indian constitution.
She asked them to re-dedicate themselves to the cause of creating strong, secure, sustainable, prosperous, and Self-Reliant India as our great freedom fighters and the founding fathers of our Constitution envisioned. Recalling the achievements of the state, the Governor wished the state to emerge as the leader in quality higher education, and consolidate its position as the Innovation Hub through constant efforts by promoting Innovation Eco-System and take the lead in contributing to the realization of Self-Reliant India.
Referring to the country’s resilience to bounce back in the backdrop of pandemics, the Governor stressed the need for ensuring the fruits of development reach all the sections of the people. She said constant efforts to create equal opportunities and accessible conditions with a special focus on the underprivileged sections should be made.
State Chief Secretary Somesh Kumar, Director General of Police Mahender Reddy and several other dignitaries among others attended the function.
The Tricolour has been hoisted at all public institutions, government offices across the state