Republic Day 2024: French President Emmanuel Macron is the Chief guest at this Republic Day Celebration in Delhi
President Droupadi Murmu will hoist the national flag at 8 am at Kartavya Path, this Republic Day parade contingent will include women soldiers of the Army's Military Police. Along with this, women from other two services will also be included
New Delhi: As India celebrates 75th Republic Day today, the parade at the Kartavya Path in Dehi will be ‘women-centric’, indicating the roles played by women in various sectors. For the first time, the parade will be heralded by 100 women artists playing Indian musical instruments. The parade would commence with the music of Sankh, Naadswaram, Nagada, etc. to be played by women artists. French President Emmanuel Macron is the chief guest at the parade.
Republic Day 2024 LIVE Updates: PM Modi extends greetings to citizens; President to unfurl the national flag shortly
Republic Day 2024 Live Updates: President Droupadi Murmu will hoist the national flag at 8 am at Kartavya Path, while the parade will commence at 10:30 am (IST) from New Delhi’s Vijay Chowk, following the route from Vijay Chowk to Kartavya Path. Catch the live-action here.
Republic Day 2024 Live Updates: India is celebrating its 75th Republic Day today i.e. on 26th January 2024. This year French President Emmanuel Macron will be the chief guest.
President Droupadi Murmu will hoist the national flag at 8 am at Kartavya Path. This year’s Republic Day theme is ‘Viksit Bharat’ and ‘Loktatantra ki Matruka’.
The Republic Day 2024 parade will commence at 10:30 am (IST) from New Delhi’s Vijay Chowk, following the route from Vijay Chowk to Kartavya Path. It will start at Rashtrapati Bhawan and proceed to the Rajpath.
The venue will accommodate approximately 77,000 people, with 42,000 reserved for the general public.
The theme of this year’s Republic Day is ‘Viksit Bharat’ and ‘Bharat: Loktantra ki Matruka’, which symbolise the country’s aspirations and its role as the nurturer of democracy.
This year, India is commemorating its 75th Republic Day, marking the adoption of the constitution on January 26, 1950, and the attainment of sovereignty. The constituent assembly held its first session in December 1946 and the last session in November 1949, following which the constitution was enacted a year later with Dr BR Ambedkar as the head of the drafting committee.
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