Chief Minister B S Yediyurappa, who was part of the celebrations at this historic place, said the youth should be told about the great Independence Movement.
An NGT bench, headed by Justice A K Goel, has said the committee members can visit the site at a quarry in Hirenagavalli within a week to conduct the probe into the causes behind the blast.
Explosions at stone quarries in Shivamogga and Chikkaballapur districts that claimed 14 lives have jolted the authorities out of their slumber.
Both of them told him to tie them in a bag and throw them in the water that had collected in the quarry.
Samples taken from supplier to check for safety parameters
The quarry was not functioning for the last few days fearing police raids and other issues.
He accused opposition leaders of politicising unfortunate deaths.
Action will be taken against illegal hoarders of explosives: Nirani; Most quarries don’t have NOCs or blasting licences
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday said that he is pained by the loss of lives in the gelatin stick explosion in Chikkaballapur district.
He was not fit for surgery as he was a high-risk case.
This brings the cumulative serious AEFIs to 18 in the state, including 3 on Friday and total severe AEFIs to two, including one on the same day.
State Health Minister Dr K Sudhakar said the government has taken all safety measures and there is no need to panic.
The truck was headed from Bengaluru to Hyderabad when the driver lost control after going over a speed-breaker near Chathalapura Cross.
An Assistant Sub-Inspector of police, who opted for the voluntary retirement scheme in 2011, had turned into a ragpicker on the streets Chintamani in Chikkaballapur district.
The water body, along the national highway to Hyderabad en route to Nandi Hills, was a popular destination for birders.