Republic Day 26 Jan Parade, Tiranga Image, Flag Ceremony Details, Famous Quotes: After Independence, Jan 26th, 1950 is one of the most important days in Indian history, on that day the constitution of India got into force and nation became a truly sovereign state called as the Republic of India. So, the 26th of January was decreed a national holiday and thus, was recognised as the Republic Day of India, shall witness of 68th Republic Day of India.
Republic Day Parade and Flag Ceremony
An arrangement is done to demonstrate Republic Day Celebration of India at the Rajpath, India Gate. First of all, the Prime Minister of India places a wreath at Amar Jawan Jyoti at India Gate to pay respect to those who died in the war and The President hoists the National flag as the National Anthem “Jana Gana Mana” played, given through 21-gun salute. After this, award ( the Ashok Chakra, Kirti Chakra) are distributed by the president who is entitled to these awards. The Parade is led by the armed forces (Army, Navy, Air Force) who showcase their strength along with dramatic air show. The timing of Republic Day parade becomes approximately three hours long.
This year, the National Security Guard counter-terrorism force will make their first appearance in the parade, with 60 of Black Cat Commandos marching in it. Two of India’s first self-made, long-range artillery Dhanush will be presented during the parade
Quotes of Republic Day
Below the memorable list of golden quotes by freedom fighters that have lived down in the history Indian struggle.
We are Indians, firstly and lastly – B.R. Ambedkar
Let new India arise out of peasants’ cottage, grasping the plough, out of huts, cobbler, and sweeper – Swami Vivekananda
Citizenship consists in the service of the country – Jawaharlal Nehru
You must be the change you want to see in the world – Mahatma Gandhi
What are we having this liberty for? We are having this liberty in order to reform our social system, which is full of inequality, discrimination, which conflict with our fundamental rights – B.R. Ambedkar