Indian Institute of Management Visakhapatnam celebrated the 75th Independence Day of India with high spirits at the lush green transit campus inside Andhra University on Sunday. After the flag hoisting and the National Anthem, Director Dr. M. Chandrasekhar addressed the gathering and spoke about how India is progressing in the right direction in achieving a five trillion-dollar economy by 2024. He also spoke about India's advancement towards 'Aatma Nirbhar Bharat' and the advantage that India has in terms of the demographic dividend.

Later, Dr. Chandrasekhar hoisted the Tricolour at IIM Visakhapatnam’s permanent campus ground in Gambhiram and led a tree plantation drive there.

The event was attended by faculty, staff, and students of the IIM Visakhapatnam family, and the COVID-19 protocol was diligently maintained throughout