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Celebration of Indian independence day in Allentown

By Katie Shank, Senior Producer, KShank@wfmz.com
Published On: Aug 15 2014 04:18:01 PM CDT
Updated On: Aug 15 2014 05:36:16 PM CDT

It was a celebration of Indian culture in Allentown on Friday.

ALLENTOWN, Pa. -

It was a celebration of Indian culture in Allentown on Friday.

A ceremony was held at Allentown's City Hall plaza to celebrate India's independence day.

The country declared its independence from Britain 67 years ago Friday.

Mayor Ed Pawlowski, several local dignitaries and members of the Indian community were on hand.