Mysuru, August 14:- The undersecretary of the state government, B Shivakumar has instructed that deputy commissioners have to hoist the flag at district centres on August 15 to mark the Independence Day. He said that sub-divisional officers at divisional levels and tahsildars at taluk-levels have to hoist the flag. This is happening as the state cabinet is yet to be formed.
Rehearsal for the Independence Day parade was held at Bannimantap Parade Grounds here on Tuesday evening. DCP (law and order) M Muthuraj led the rehearsal. March past and guard of honour were held. (MR/KS)