Port Blair, March 12:  The Indian Coast Guard conducted “Special Community Interaction Programs’ throughout the Isles, to commemorate the 75th Independence Day celebrations ‘Azadi Ka Amrut Mahotsav’ on 12 Mar 21. As part of the event, Coast Guard Units in Port Blair and other remote locations in the Isles including Diglipur, Mayabunder, Hutbay, Kamorta and Campbell Bay reached out to local populace for event celebrations.

The objective of the event was to hold campaigns with participation of local populace showcasing India’s Glorious History, Socio-Economic Development, Cultural Heritage and Global Outreach. The event highlighted India’s struggle for independence with tribute to our national heroes for their indomitable spirit in India’s freedom struggle. The campaign also highlighted India’s global achievements and importance of GoI Flagship programmes like Swachh Bharat Abhiyaan, Aatmanirbhar Bharat, Swachh Sagar Abhiyaan etc. During the event, general public, as responsible citizens of India, was made aware of the importance of their contribution in progress of a nation. 

In coming days, Indian Coast Guard will be conducting various events as part of national celebrations ‘Azadi Ka Amrut Mahotsav’ with participation of Coast Guard units across the Isles.