Preparations in full swing for 67th R-Day celebrations

Bhubaneswar: With just four days to go for the 67th Republic Day, preparations and rehearsal of parade for the celebration are in full swing in the capital city.

Commissionerate Police is leaving no stones unturned to make the celebrations, which will be celebrated at the Mahatma Gandhi Marg, in the heart of the city here, more disciplined and attractive.

Commissionerate Police on Friday reviewed the parade of teams from different colleges, schools and other organisations and informed them how to improve ontheir performance during the celebration.

If a team does not perform well during the rehearsal, they will not be allowed to participate in the parade, said a police official.

Satyabrata Bhoi, DCP, Bhubaneswar said, “The rehearsal of parade for the Republic Day celebration has started. We have done the screening today. The practice will continue for the next three days. As many as 80 contingents are participating in the parade this year. ”