Hyderabad, Aug. 15 -- The 76th Independence Day celebrations were held on a grand scale in Hyderabad on Monday.

Flag hoisting programs, motorcycle rallies, processions, food camps and cultural events were organized in the city to mark the celebrations.

Police Commissioner C V Anand hoisted the national flag at the Integrated Command and Control Building located at Banjara Hills Road No 12. Additional CP (Crimes) A R Srinivas, DCP (West) Joel Davis and other officers participate.

After the program, in his speech, C V Anand said being part of the 75 years of Independence celebration is a moment of pride for every citizen. He asked the police to perform their duties more effectively and honestly to serve the nation.

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