Tarakarama stadium in Tirupati is the place of chosen for the celebration for 71 Th Independence Day, where Chief Minister of Andhra Pradesh N. ChandraBabu Naidu hoisted the Indian national flag.
The unified state was bifurcated in the year 2014 and from that time the A P Government has been celebrating the Independence Day in different cities and last year it was celebrated in Anantapur.
The tableaux were presented by different departments and several contingents of police saluted the Chief Minister.
The Chief Minister speaking on the occasion lauded the sacrifices and services of the political leaders which paved the way for freedom from British.
The state ministers, senior officials and public representatives participated in the celebrations.