Indian republic day falls on January 26th every year.
What is India's Republic Day?
Republic day is one of three Indian National holidays and it celebrates the enactment of the Indian constitution. After the independence of our nation from Britain, for nearly about three years, India was under the colonial government of India Act of 1935.
After the independence of our nation, a constituent assembly has conducted election by provincial assemblies. They were drafting a constitution that would govern the newly independent India. With the 1950 constitution, the country was officially known as the
Republic of India.
How is India’s Republic day Celebrated?
The main event of this day is a massive parade that will be held in the capital of India. And the parade includes traditional, historical, and military displays. The parade will be headed by the honorable President of India laying a wreath at the Amar Jawan Jyoti.
The republic day parade will take place under three divisions of the Indian Armed forces that include the Navy, Air Force, and the Indian Army. The Republic day parade is one of the most spectacular parades in the world. During this time, many people from the world visit India during this time to enjoy the outstanding parades.
The president of India will be hosting the flag and honors the brave citizens of India by presenting bravery awards such as Paramvir Chakra, Vir Chakra, Ashok Chakra, Kirti Chakra, and Children’s National Bravery Awards.
73rd Republic day 2022 !
Every year, Republic day is celebrated in India on 26th January to celebrate the date on which the constitution of India came into effect and the country became a republic. This year, India will be celebrating the 73rd Republic day.
Why do we celebrate 26th January as Republic day ?
26th January was selected as the date for Republic day because it was on this day in 1929 when the declaration of Indian independence was declared by the Indian National Congress in lieu of the Realm status as a Dominion.
Republic of India :
India became a free nation on August 15, 1947, it is declared as a Sovereign, democratic and republic state with the adoption of the constitution on January 26, 1950.
India at a Glance
India has its exclusive culture and it is one of the oldest and greatest civilizations in the world. India has attained all-around socio-economic progress since its independence. India covers an area of 32,87,263 sq. km, extending from the snow-covered Himalayan heights to the tropical rain forests of the south. As the 7th largest country in the world, India stands apart from the rest of Asia and geographically, lying entirely in the northern hemisphere.
How is Republic day celebrated in India ?
The main attraction of the day is “The republic Day parade” and it begins at Rajpath, Delhi and it ends at India Gate. The President of India will be hosting the most prestigious tri-colored Indian National Flag at Rajpath, New Delhi.
“Enjoy your freedom, and also respect the numerous sacrifices made by our leaders”. Let’s pledge to protect our freedom. Wish you a Happy republic day!
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