Guidelines Declared For celcbration of independence day 2020
The Union Home Ministry has issued a circular regarding the August 15 celebrations at the state, district and lower levels of the country. A large number of people have been instructed not to gather at the celebration. Can be celebrated using technology. The flag salute in the presence of doctors, nurses and Corona Warriors, the circular said.
To keep the people who beat Corona present at the celebration as well. CM to start celebrations at 9 am. Not only that, the rules for celebrations at the district and lower levels will remain the same. The Raj Bhavan will decide on the at home program. Even if there is an at home program, there is a need to keep the front line warriors present and social distance. Playing recordings instead of calling Army bands etc. face to face.
Every year, the Independence Day is celebrated with grandeur, gaiety, fervour and enthusiasm. This year also, the Independence Day will be celebrated in a manner befitting the occasion. However, in view of spread of Covid-19 pandemic, while organizing various programmes or activities for the Independence Day celebrations, it is imperative to follow certain preventive measures such as maintaining social distancing, wearing of masks, proper sanitization, avoiding large congregations, protecting vulnerable persons, etc.; and follow all guidelines related to Covid-19 issued by the Ministry of Home Affairs and Ministry of Health a Family Welfare.
Therefore, all programmes should be organized in a way that large congregation of people is avoided and technology is used in a best possible manner for celebration befitting the occasion. The events organized could be web-cast in order to reach out people at large, who are not able to participate.