74th Independence Day was celebrated at NTR Memorial Trust with great enthusiasm and patriotic fervour by hoisting the National Flag and singing national anthem. Flag hoisting and Independence Day celebrations were also held at NTR Model School/College in Gandipet, Hyderabad; & Challapalli, Krishna District. NTR Memorial Trust CEO- K.Rajendra Kumar IPS (Retd) unfurled the National Flag at NTR Memorial Trust Headquarters. Hyderabad. He addressed the gathering and mentioned that “ we need to remember those who fought for and gave up their lives to free India from British rule. India’s freedom struggle was a hard-fought one and Independence Day is the day to renew the pledge to protect the unity and integrity of our Country”. He added that we should celebrate this day with silent prayers of thanks to our heroes and martyrs and all the Security Forces who made it possible for us to live in a free nation. At NTR Model school, Gandipet, Hyderabad, national flag was hoisted by COO-Education – Mr.Y. Mohan Rao. Principals, Staff members and their families attended the function.