15th August Celebrations: The country will celebrate 74th Independence Day on Friday, but due to this coronavirus pandemic Kovid-19, everything will not be as grand as usual, this time more special preparations have been made. In view of Kovid-19, the Ministry of Defense has made special preparations on Independence Day. This time, 4,000 Invitation Cards have been issued to officials, diplomats, common people and media in the ceremony to be held at the Red Fort. Those who have an invitation card will be able to come to the Independence Day program. Special advisory has been issued on Kovid with every Invitation Card. At the same time, it is said that when the program ends, people should leave patience.
What are the preparations at the Red Fort?
The Red Fort is constantly being sanitized inside and out. Special arrangements have been made for each entry point. There will be thermal screening at every entry point. Additional door frame is fitted with metal detector. Wooden flooring and carpeting have been installed on the pedestal to ensure smooth movement of all.
Guests have been asked to wear masks and a sufficient number of masks have been placed at the venue. A distance of two yards has been placed between the guests where they will sit. Hand sanitizers have been put in place. Medical booths have been built at four places, in which the symptoms of Kovid will be seen, they can be attended there. Ambulances will also be available at these medical booths.
This time school children have not been called, this time there will be only NCC cadets and all of them will sit at Jnanpath. All the soldiers who have given the Guard of Honor have already been kept in quarantine for safe keeping. This time too, Army, Air Force and Navy personnel will give Guard of Honor, in which there will be about 22 jawans and officers. At the same time, there will be 32 soldiers and officers in the national salute. There will also be Delhi Police personnel. Because of Corona, these jawans will stand in four lines and uphold social distancing rules. Let us know that in the program to be held at the Red Fort, the same jawans whose Kovid Test Negatives have come or defeated Corona. As a precautionary measure, the soldiers who saluted have already been quarantined.
It is known that Prime Minister Narendra Modi will come to the Red Fort's foreground at 7.21 am to hoist the flag at the Red Fort. The Prime Minister will hoist the tricolor at 7.30 am. PM's speech can range from 45 minutes to one and a half hours.
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