New Delhi, Aug 20 : Union Minister of Information and Broadcasting M. Venkaiah Naidu will today visit southern parts of Tamil Nadu to pay homage to freedom fighters. As per the announcement made by Prime Minister Narendra Modi in his Independence Day address, the union ministers are asked to visit the places connected with freedom fighters so as to create awareness among the youth about freedom struggle.
Naidu will visit Pancahalan Kurichi Fort connected with Veera Pandya Kattabomman, who fought against the British.
He will also pay homage to freedom fighter V.O. Chidambaranar in Ottapidaram. Later, the Minister is scheduled to visit the home of patriotic poet Subhramanya Bharati in Ettayapuram.