President Ram Nath Kovind on Tuesday hosted “At Home” reception at Rashtrapati Bhavan on the event of 72nd Republic Day.
Vice President Venkaiah Naidu, Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh and External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar and different Cabinet Ministers had been additionally current on the event.
The Republic Day parade started on sunny morning with strict precautionary measures in place for coronavirus.
The National Flag was unfurled adopted by a National Anthem with a booming 21-gun salute. The parade commenced with President Ram Nath Kovind taking the salute.
Republic Day is well known in India yearly on 26 January to commemorate the day the Constitution of the nation got here into impact. Though we gained independence on August 15, 1947, nascent India didn’t have its personal legal guidelines which had been drafted and at last adopted within the yr 1950.