HUBBALLI: Tipu Sultan Jayanti celebrated in the city amid tight security and all kinds of public processions were completely restricted to prevent any untoward incidents.
Amid the outrage by the right wing activists and BJP leaders over the Tipu Sultan birth anniversary, Tipu Jayanti was held successfully in the city on Friday.
The taluka administration in Hubballi in association with Tipu Jayanti Celebration Committee organised a programme at Mini Vidhan Saoudha here.
During the celebration of Tipu Jayanti at the Tehsildar office, public was not allowed to enter even in the compound of Mini Vidhan saouda till 1pm.
The police took no chance in lapse of security measures in the city.