Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Today unfurled the national flag at the Red Fort to celebrate the 61st Independence Day. The unfurling of the flag was followed by a 21 gun salute by the gunners of the elite 299 Field Regiment.
Addressing the nation from the ramparts of the Red Fort, the Prime Minister called for people to unite for the development of the country.
Voicing concern over violence in Jammu and Kashmir, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh warned that dividing people in the name of religion could pose a threat to the unity of the country and asked all political parties to come together to resolve issues related to Amarnath land row through dialogue.
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