Scrolls on freedom movement, 10 LED screens on Rajpath for R-Day parade
Hindustan Times|January 18, 2022
Ten gigantic scrolls, each measuring 750 metres and depicting tales of valour of the unsung heroes of India's freedom movement, and 10 large LED screenings for easy viewing of the parade, are among the preparations for the upcoming first Republic Day celebrations at the revamped Central Vista Avenue.

HT Correspondent

With less than 10 days left for the event, the CPWD is giving final touches to the redevelopment work at Central Vista Avenue.

In a unique initiative taken by ministries of culture and defence, the scrolls have been painted by over 500 artists at workshops held in Odisha and Chandigarh, and reflect traditional art forms such as Madhubani, Pattachitra, Talapatra Chitra, Manjusha and Patua.

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