Chandigarh, August 2:
Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh will unfurl the national tricolor at the 71st state level Independence Day function at Gurdaspur.
Disclosing this here today, a spokesperson of the Chief Minister’s Office said that Captain Amarinder has also deputed his Cabinet colleagues to preside over the Independence Day celebrations at various district headquarters.
Speaker Punjab Vidhan Sabha Rana KP Singh would hoist the national flag at Patiala, Health Minister Brahm Mohindra at Ludhiana, Local Government Minister Navjot Singh Sidhu at Ferozepur, Finance Minister Manpreet Singh Badal at Mansa, Forests Minister Sadhu Singh Dharamsot at Hoshiarpur, Rural Development & Panchayats Minister Tript Rajinder Singh Bajwa at Jalandhar, Irrigation & Power Minister Rana Gurjit Singh at Amritsar and Technical Education Minister Charanjit Singh Channi at Faridkot.
Meanwhile, Minister of State for Education Aruna Chaudhary would unfurl the national flag at Sangrur, Minister of State for Public Works Razia Sultana at Bathinda and Deputy Speaker Punjab Vidhan Sabha Ajaib Singh Bhatti at Ropar.