Independence Day preparations

  • Workers paint a side walk, as the area near the India Gate monument is draped with colors of the Indian flag ahead of Independence Day in New Delhi. (AP Photo)
  • Indian policemen stand guard as the area near the India Gate monument is draped with colors of the Indian flag ahead of Independence Day in New Delhi. (AP Photo)
  • Two Indian policemen discuss security arrangements as municipal workers leave after cleaning the area, as the area near the India Gate monument is draped with colors of the Indian flag ahead of Independence Day in New Delhi. (AP Photo)
  • Indian flag is tied to a boat, decorated with flowers at the Lalbagh flower show in Bangalore, India. (AP Photo)
  • A Christian nun takes a photograph of boat, decorated with flowers, on display at the Lalbagh flower show in Bangalore. (AP Photo)
  • More than six hundred different types of flowers are on display at the show, which is a part of celebrations for Indian Independence Day. (AP Photo)
  • Visitors crowd near a fountain at the Lalbagh flower show in Bangalore, India, Tuesday, Aug. 13, 2013. More than six hundred different types of flowers are on display at the show, which is a part of celebrations for Indian Independence Day . (AP Photo)
  • Indians pose for photographs near the India Gate monument draped with colors of the Indian flag ahead of Independence Day in New Delhi. (AP Photo)
  • An Indian couple pose for photographs near the India Gate monument draped with colors of the Indian flag ahead of Independence Day in New Delhi. (AP Photo)
  • Workers paint a side walk, as the area near the India Gate monument is draped in colors of the Indian flag ahead of Independence Day in New Delhi. (AP Photo)

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