Chief Secretary Sri Somesh Kumar IAS informed that the Honourable Chief Minister Sri K Chandrashekar Rao will hoist the national flag at 10.30 AM at Golkonda Fort on the occasion of Independence Day on the 15th of this month. He asked the officials to make elaborate arrangements on the occasion in a befitting manner. Chief Secretary today held a meeting with the officials at BRKR Bhavan and reviewed the arrangements being made for the occasion. The police department has been asked to make proper bandobast arrangements as well as fine-tuning traffic management so as to ensure that no inconvenience is caused to the public. Similarly, the R&B department was directed to provide all necessary infrastructure at the venue. Masks and sanitizers have to be provided by the health department in sufficient numbers in view of the Covid pandemic. The cultural department has been instructed to mobilize cultural troupes in large numbers which should depict the rich cultural heritage of Telangana state. Special Chief Secretary TR&B Sri Sunil Sharma, Additional DG Jitender, CP Sri Anjani Kumar, Principal Secretary GAD Sri Vikas Raj, Secretary Energy Sri Sandeep Kumar Sulthania, Secretary to Governor Sri Surender Mohan, and other officials attended the meeting.