The 74th Republic Day parade has started from here at 10.30 am for the first time after Rajpath became the duty path. Different colors of India will spread on the path of duty. The view from here will be grand. This year the Republic Day celebrations chief guest is President Abdul Fattah al-Sisi of Egypt.
This year’s event is special in many ways. Because for the first time Egyptian soldiers are also participating in the Republic Day parade. Today on the path of duty, a wonderful sight of the valor of the Indian Army will be seen. A glimpse of ‘New India’ will be seen in the parade. Along with this, there will be a display of indigenous military might and women power. Cultural diversity will be seen in the tableaux of the states. Along with this, 50 aircraft of the Air Force will show their might.
At the same time, President Draupadi Murmu will lead the country on the path of duty. The parade will begin after Prime Minister Narendra Modi reaches the National War Memorial. He will pay homage to the martyrs and then reach the path of duty. At the same time, in view of the Republic Day celebrations, tight security has been done in Delhi. State borders have been sealed. The entry of cargo vehicles from neighboring states is closed. This time the parking of metro stations will not be closed on Republic Day and all stations will also remain open.
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The parade started with the winners of Param Vir Chakra and Ashok Chakra
The Republic Day parade began with the awardees of the Param Vir Chakra and the Ashoka Chakra.
President Draupadi Murmu took the salute of the parade
Duty path has become history this time on Republic Day. For the first time in the country, tribal woman president Draupadi Murmu took the salute of the parade. As per tradition, the national flag was unfurled followed by the national anthem followed by a 21-gun salute. For the first time, a 21-gun salute was fired from 105 mm Indian field guns.
Egypt’s President attends Republic Day celebrations
President Draupadi Murmu and Prime Minister Narendra Modi participated in the Republic Day celebrations. Egyptian President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi attended the ceremony as the chief guest.
PM Modi welcomes President Draupadi Murmu and the chief guest
President Draupadi Murmu and Egyptian President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi arrive on duty to participate in the Republic Day celebrations. Here PM Modi welcomed the President and today’s chief guest.
President Draupadi Murmu Chief Guest President of Egypt left for duty with
President Draupadi Murmu left for the path of duty with Republic Day chief guest Egyptian President Bedel Fatah el-Sisi.
PM Modi gave to the martyrs Tribute
Prime Minister Narendra Modi reached the National War Memorial and paid tribute to the martyrs. During this, Defense Minister Rajnath Singh was also present with him. Now PM Modi has reached the path of duty.
RSS Headquarters unfurled tricolor
The tricolor was hoisted at the RSS headquarters on Republic Day in Nagpur, Maharashtra. On this occasion, RSS Nagpur Mahanagar Sah Sanghchalak Shridhar Gadge unfurled the national flag.
Prime Minister Modi to the countrymen Republic day congratulated
Prime Minister Narendra Modi has congratulated Republic Day by tweeting. He wrote, ‘Many best wishes for Republic Day. This time the occasion is also special because we are celebrating it during the Amrit Mahotsav of Independence. We wish to move ahead unitedly to make the dreams of the great freedom fighters of the country come true.