Today (August 15), India is celebrating its 72nd year of Independence with great enthusiasm and patriotism. Since morning, many television celebrities are seen extending their wishes on their social media handles. Divyanka Tripathi, Nakuul Mehta, Shaheer Sheikh, Erica Fernandes and Ekta Kapoor are a few TV celebrities who wished their fans on the Independence eve.
With heavy rains expected in many parts of the state, Karnataka Chief Minister Kumaraswamy on Wednesday directed collectors of various districts to be on their toes to combat any untoward situation.
Out of 30 districts, as many as five districts namely, Kodagu, Dakshina Kannada, Hassan, Chikkamagaluru, and Shivamogga have been kept on high alert, reports ANI.