Republic Day of India



The Republic Day of India commemorates the date on which the Constitution of India came into force replacing the Government of India Act 1935 as the governing document of India on 26 January 1950.The 26th of January was chosen to honour the memory of the declaration of independence of 1930. Republic Day Parade takes place at the Rajpath, in the national capital New Delhi, where the president addresses  the parade.First he unfurls the National flag, as the National Anthem is played, and a 21-gun salute is given. Next, important awards like the Ashok Chakra and Kirti Chakra are given away by the President, before the regiments of Armed Forces start their march past. Celebrations are also held in state capitals, where the Governor of the state unfurls the national flag.  The 26th of January is a national holiday and has been recognized and celebrated as the Republic Day of India .

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