Indians are celebrating the 75th Republic Day with enthusiasm today. French President Emmanuel Macron has arrived in India on a 2-day state visit to be the chief guest on Republic Day. He reached Jaipur directly from Paris. Rajasthan Governor Kalraj Mishra, Chief Minister Bhajanlal Sharma and Foreign Minister S. Jaishankar welcomed. Later he reached Amer Fort and talked to Indian workers and students. PM Modi welcomed Macron at Jantar Mantar in Jaipur. After that, both the leaders also did a road show at 6:45 pm. During the road show, both the leaders also saw Hawa Mahal.
Republic Day Parade ‘Ahwaan’ begins on the path of duty
Republic Day Parade ‘Ahwaan’ begins on the duty path. For the first time, the parade is being started by more than 100 women artistes playing Indian musical instruments. The parade started with music like conch, nadaswaram, nagara etc. being played by these artists.
Republic Day parade begins
The Republic Day parade started with ‘Ahwaan’ on the duty path in the capital Delhi. The parade started with over 100 women artistes playing Indian musical instruments.
President Murmu and Emmanuel Macron reached the duty path
President Draupadi Murmu and French President Emmanuel Macron have arrived on duty for the parade. President Draupadi Murmu and French President Emmanuel Macron arrived on the duty route in a special presidential vehicle escorted by the President’s bodyguards and were saluted.
PM Modi paid tribute to the brave martyrs by visiting the National War Memorial
Prime Minister Narendra Modi visited the National War Memorial and paid tribute to the soldiers who sacrificed their lives in the service of the nation. The Republic Day parade will start in a short while.
Defense Minister Rajnath Singh distributed sweets to security personnel
Defense Minister Rajnath Singh hoisted the national flag at his residence on the occasion of Republic Day.