Consistent with the Authorities of India initiative to commemorate ‘Azadi Ka Amrut Mahotsav’, on seventy fifth Independence Day, varied items of the Indian Coast Guard within the states of West Bengal and Odisha, below the aegis of Coast Guard Regional Headquarters (North East), performed a collection of occasions to mark the Independence Day celebrations.
To mark the Independence Day celebrations, this 12 months, a particular flag hoisting ceremony was performed by the Indian Coast Guard on 15 August in coordination with fisheries and forest officers at 10 totally different Islands in West Bengal and 4 islands in Odisha.
The islands the place Nationwide Flag hoisting was undertaken by the Indian Coast Guard contains Mousuni, Sagar, Frazerganj, Nayachara, Nandigram, Ghoramara, Sikarpur, Kankarimari Char, Patibunia and Jambhudwip in West Bengal and Nalbana, Parikud, Hukitola and Kanika Sand Island in Odisha.
The flag hoisting ceremony is a PAN India initiative of the Indian Coast Guard the place it deliberate to hoist the nationwide flag at 100 island territories of India to mark the celebrations.
The varied different occasions organised as a part of celebrations included a mega tree plantation drive on 14 August in any respect CG unit premises together with CG residential areas in West Bengal and Odisha with the participation of CG personnel and households. Officers, males and households of Coast Guard items actively participated in all of the occasions and planted practically 750 sorts of tree saplings.
A walkathon was additionally organised on 03 August to generate consciousness amongst the lots to advertise a wholesome way of life and bodily health with a social message to save lots of nature highlighting the environmental ill-effects of single-use plastic.
As well as, the flag hoisting ceremony was additionally performed in any respect Coast Guard Stations on 15 August in West Bengal and Odisha in accordance with service traditions will all pomp and splendour.
All precautions in direction of COVID-19 have been taken throughout the conduct of all of the occasions in direction of ‘Azadi Ka Amrut Mahotsav’ as a part of the seventy fifth Independence Day celebrations.