The ceremonial boulevard of the nationwide capital, the newly-christened Kartavya Path that has witnessed the nation free itself from the clutches of colonial rule will play host to the 74th Republic Day on January 26, 2023.
President Droupadi Murmu will lead the nation in celebrating Republic Day, and Egypt’s President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi would be the chief visitor on the ceremonial occasion. That is the primary time an Egyptian head of state has been invited to the ceremony. The invite additionally marks 75 years of diplomatic ties between Cairo and New Delhi. A 180-personnel navy contingent from the Egyptian Military is anticipated to take part within the parade.
A complete of 23 tableaux— 17 from States and Union Territories and 6 from varied Ministries and departments depicting India’s vibrant cultural heritage, and financial and social progress will likely be a part of the parade on the Kartavya Path.
Indian Military, Indian Navy, and Indian Air Drive together with different safety forces will current a spectacular present in entrance of the nation as they march previous the dais the place the President together with different dignitaries take the salute.
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Tamil Nadu governor unfurls nationwide flag in Chennai
Republic Day ceremony commences with arrival of PM Modi
Prime Minister Narendra Modi paid floral tributes to fallen heroes on the Nationwide Conflict Memorial on the event of the 74th Republic Day celebrations. He led the nation in paying solemn tributes to the fallen heroes by laying a wreath. The Republic Day celebrations commenced with the homage ceremony on the Nationwide Conflict Memorial. PM Modi was acquired by Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on his arrival on the Nationwide Conflict Memorial.
74th Republic Day celebrations in Coimbatore
Bihar CM Nitish Kumar unfurls nationwide flag in Patna
Maharashtra CM Eknath Shinde unfurls nationwide flag in Mumbai
In his maiden stint because the Chief Minister of Maharashtra, Chief Minister Eknath Shinde unfurled the nationwide flag, and kickstarted 74th Republic Day celebrations in Mumbai.
Mr. Shinde, who revolted towards former Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray on June 20, 2022, was joined by round 39 Sena MLAs and 11 independents.
PM Modi extends his Republic Day greetings to the nation
Extending his greetings to the nation, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on January 26 mentioned in a tweet, “I wish that we move forward unitedly to fulfill the dreams of the country’s great freedom fighters. Happy Republic Day to all fellow Indians!”
Google celebrates India’s 74th Republic Day with Doodle containing components of parade
Celebrating India’s 74th Republic Day, Gujarat-based artist Parth Kothekar has crafted an intricately hand-cut paper art work for instance Google Doodle. Many components of the Republic Day parade are represented within the art work together with the Rashtrapati Bhavan, the India Gate, the Central Reserve Police Drive (CRPF) marching contingent, and bike riders. -ANI
74th Republic Day celebrations in Coimbatore
President Murmu to guide nation in celebrating 74th R-Day
President Droupadi Murmu will lead the nation in celebrating the Republic Day, and Egypt’s President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi would be the chief visitor on the ceremonial occasion. The navy property which will likely be displayed throughout the parade embody made-in-India tools, displaying the spirit of Atmanirbhar Bharat, officers had earlier mentioned.
As per custom, the nationwide flag will likely be unfurled adopted by the Nationwide Anthem with a booming 21-gun salute. Amongst, the various firsts, the ceremonial salute will likely be given with 105-mm Indian subject weapons. It replaces the classic 25-pounder weapons, reflecting upon the rising ‘Aatmanirbharta’ in defence. 4 Mi-17 1V/V5 helicopters of 105 Helicopter Unit will bathe flower petals on the viewers current at Kartavya Path, the assertion mentioned.
The parade will begin with the President taking the salute. The parade will likely be commanded by Parade Commander Lt Gen Dhiraj Seth, a second-generation Military officer. Maj Gen Bhavnish Kumar, Chief of Employees, Delhi Space would be the Parade Second-in-Command.
This 12 months, the Republic Day celebrations will see engaging performances by dancers from Vande Bharatam group from throughout the nation, tales of bravery by ‘Veer Gatha 2.0’ individuals, melodious performances by college bands on the Nationwide Conflict Memorial, largest-ever drone present and 3-D anamorphic projection, it mentioned. -PTI
Multi-layer safety cowl in place for Republic Day celebrations
A multi-layer safety cowl is in place for the Republic Day celebrations right here on Thursday with police conducting anti-sabotage checks, verification drives, and patrolling to thwart any untoward incident, based on officers.
Round 6,000 safety personnel have been deployed within the New Delhi district and 24 assist desks arrange for these attending the celebrations on the Kartavya Path, they mentioned.
Police mentioned that round 60,000 to 65,000 individuals are anticipated to attend the Republic Day celebrations. -PTI