Mysuru, January 20:- “An attractive march past and cultural events will be held to mark the Republic Day at Bannimantap Ground in the city on January 26,” said Commissioner of Police (CoP) Dr A Subramanyeshwara Rao on Saturday.
He was speaking at a meeting held at his office here to discuss the march past and cultural events to be held on Republic Day.
“Sixteen divisions including KARP, KSRP, District Armed Reserve Police, Women Police, Scouts and Guides, and Police Public School will perform the march past. Deputy SP Shivaraj of KARP Mounted Police is the Parade Commander. Rehearsal will be held on January 22, 23 and 24. We will request Mysuru Urban Development Authority (MUDA) to clear the ground for us. We will request MCC to water the parade ground,” said DCP B V Kitturu.
He requested the Education Department to provide unique cultural programmes by the students for about 35 minutes.
DCPs Dr Vikram Amathe, N Vishnuvardhan, KSRP commandant Raghuram and others were present. (MR/KS).