“President of Brazil Jair Messias Bolsonaro” will be the chief guest at India’s 71st Republic Day Parade 2020 at Rajpath, New Delhi on January 26.
What is Republic Day?
Republic Day is a day where India gets its republic Constitution officially on January 26, 1950. Hence, this historical act formally adopted India as an independent republic and celebrated this day as a republic day (Ganatrantra Diwas) every year. Indian government declares republic day as a national gazetted holiday on January 26 every year. Every Indian Citizen celebrates the nation’s Republic Day with full fervor.
Why do we celebrate Republic Day? What is the Significance of Republic Day in India?
As it noted that India gained freedom from the British rule on August 15th, 1947, but it was called as partial independence to the country. After independence also our country was a constitutional monarchy under the rule of King George VI. Finally, on January 26, 1950, the Indian constitution came into force as an independent republic. Thus, the day celebrated as Republic day in India.
Indian Republic Day Celebrations is marked by the R-Day Parade at Rajpath, New Delhi. India Celebrated this day full of joy and happiness by honoring the power of people who fought for the Indian Republic.
Which Republic Day is this year 2020?
Indian Constitute successfully completed 70th republic day and stepping into 71st Republic Day this year 2020.
When was the first Republic Day of India Celebrated?
On 26th January 1950, the constitution of India came into effect over the country which is celebrated as an India Republic Day. So, the first republic day was celebrated on January 26, 1950.
Who takes Military Salute on Republic Day of India?
The President of India takes the military salute at the time of India Republic Day Parade in New Delhi whereas state governors take the military salute in state capitals on the occasion of 26th January Republic Day of India.
At which Location Republic day parade starts from?
The first parade takes place at Rajpath, New Delhi as the main attraction of India’s Republic Day celebrations. From 1955 republic day onwards, the first republic day parade held at Rajpath, New Delhi and it last for 3 days. The parade marches from the Rashtrapati Bhawan to the India Gate.
How to attend the Republic Day Parade in Delhi?
People who are excited to watch the R-Day Parade live at Rajpath, New Delhi should buy tickets from various spots across Delhi. Here, we have shared some more details about Delhi Republic Day Parade Tickets. Check it once.
When, Where and How to Buy Tickets for R-Day Parade in Delhi?
Interested persons can buy 71st republic day parade tickets from January 7 to January 25 and tickets will be available at the specified counters in between 10 AM to 12:30 PM and 2 PM to 4:30 PM.
The following counters are various spots across Delhi where you can get R-Day Parade 2020 Tickets.
- North Block Roundabout
- Sena Bhawan (Gate 2)
- Jantar Mantar (Main Gate)
- Jamnagar House (opposite India Gate)
- Parliament House Reception Office, special counter for Members of Parliament
- Pragati Maidan (Gate 1 at Bhairon Road)
- Shastri Bhawan (near Gate 3)
- Red Fort (inside August 15 Park and opposite Jain Temple)
What is the cost of 71st Republic Day Parade Tickets?
In the range of Rs. 20 to Rs. 500, based upon the distance the Republic day 2020 Tickets will costs. For unreserved seats, the cost of 71st R-Day Parade Tickets is Rs. 20 and Rs. 50.
Who hoisted the flag on Republic Day in India?
On 26th January Republic Day in 1950, took an oath by the first president of India, Dr. Rajendra Prasad that every year President of India should start hoisting the Indian Flag on republic day. This year President Ram Nath Kovind hoist the flag on Republic Day in India.
Who addresses the Nation on Gantantra Diwas?
President Shri Ram Nath Kovind Ji address to the Nation on the eve of 26th January Republic Day of India. After that, he and chief guest hoist the flag on Republic Day at Rajpath, New Delhi.