The flag hoisting will be done by Deputy Chief Minister and District Guardian Minister, Devendra Fadnavis. District level main government program of flag hoisting and marching on the 74th anniversary of Republic Day will be held at Kasturchand Park on January 26, 2023 at 9.15 am sharp. Live broadcast of this program can be seen on social media.
Divisional Commissioner, Vijayalakshmi Bidari, Collector Senior officers and employees along with Dr. Vipin Itankar, Resident Deputy Collector, Vijaya Bankar will be present.
After hoisting the flag, Deputy Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis will oversee the parade. After that, Deputy Chief Minister’s speech will be held. Assistant Commissioner of Police, Ganesh Biradar will lead the march of the Republic Day programme. While the second commander will be Reserve Sub-Inspector of Police Santosh Giri.
Teams participating in the road movement:
A total of 23 teams will participate in the road movement. State reserve Police Force Group no. 4, Nagpur City Police Armed Sqauad, Nagpur Rural Police Armed Squad, Nagpur Railway Police Armed Squad, Nagpur City Traffic Police, Nagpur City Women Police, Home Guard Women, Home Guard Men, Prahar Defence Academy Khamla, Bhosla Teams of Sainik School, Prahar Sainik School, Rajendra High School, St.Ursula School, and ‘Chitrarath’ of District Sports Office will participate.
Honouring the heirs of martyred soldiers and disabled soldiers:
In the Republic Day program, the heirs of the martyred soldiers and disabled soldiers will be honoured by dignitaries by the District Soldier Welfare Office. District Soldier Welfare Office Dr. Shilpa Kharpakar will be felicitated with a momenta for achieving 170percent of the Flag Day fundraising target.
Distribution of Vanashree Awards 2018-19:
Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Vanashree Award 2018 (Department level) will be awarded to Chandrapal Chowkse. So the 2019 award was given to the National Model School and Junior Arts College, Vanegaon Khairi, Parshivni. While the charitable organization Award will be given to Akashzep Foundation, Ramtek.
Distribution of District Youth Award :
The district Youth Award will be distributed through the District Sports Department. The award for the year 2021-22 will be presented to four awardees. At the end of the program, school students of St. Ursula and Junior College and Providence Girls’ English Primary School will present a cultural program. The program was coordinated by Retired Medical Officer, Dr. Deepak Salivkar and Manisha Deshmukh of St. Joseph’s Convent. Dr. Deepak Salivkar will be hosting the program for the 40th year.
Live Broadcast from social media:
The Republic Day program will be telecasted live on social media for the convenience for the general public. The broadcast can be watched live at : https://fb.me/e/27dgeYTzz.
In the evening hours, various cultural programs are organized at Vasantrao Deshpande Auditorium. The patriotic programme is free for all the citizens.