Vande Matram in new form held in presence of CM Shri Kamal Nath March started with Police Band after paying tribute at Shaurya Smarak

Bhopal : February 1, 2019 (Muslim Saleem): Group recital of the National Song ‘Vande Matram’ held today in new form at Sardar Vallabh Bhai Patel Park near Mantralaya in presence of the Chief Minister Shri Kamal Nath. Group recital of the National Anthem, “Jana-Gana-Mana’ also took place on this occasion. People in large number paid floral tribute at Shaurya Smarak first then marched towards the Mantralaya with the police band while playing tunes of patriotic songs.
Minister for General Administration, Cooperatives and Parliamentary Affairs Dr. Govind Singh, Minister for Law and Legislative Affairs and Public Relations Shri P.C. Sharma and Minister for Sports and Youth Welfare and Higher Education Shri Jeetu Patwari also participated in the march.
People started assembling at the Shaurya Smarak from 10.00 a.m. itself for the Vande Matram Programme that started in the new form. The Ministers and prominent citizens after paying the floral tribute at Shaurya Smarak started walking with people towards the Sardar Patel park near Mantralaya. The police band played tunes of patriotic songs like ‘Nanha Munna Rahi Hoon’and ‘Qadan Qadam Badhaye Ja’ in the entire route. People full of national spirit walked towards the Sardar Patel Park with enthusiasm. The park was decorated specially for the programme. Moreover, food court arrangement was also made by the Madhya Pradesh Tourism for the convenience of the people.
The group recital of the National Song ‘Vande Matram’ and National Anthem ‘Jana_gana-Mana’ held at Mantralaya in presence of the Chief Minister Shri Kamal Nath. Those who present on the occasion include the Chief Secretary Shri S.R. Mohanty, Additional Chief Secretary, General Administration Shri Vinod Semval, Additional Chief Secretary Forest Shri K.K. Singh, Additional Chief Secretary Energy Shri I.C.P. Kesri and officers/employees of Mantrayalaya, Vindhyachal and Satpura Bhavan in large number.