Republic Day is just around the corner, and our country is all set for the grand celebrations that will happen on January 26. This year, India will be celebrating its 71st Republic Day commemorating the historic moment when our nation became an independent republic country. Republic Day honors the day when the constitution of India came into being.
Republic Day is considered as one of the national holidays in the country. Republic Day has a big significance as January 26, 1950, It is the day when the Constitution of India came into effect, making the country a sovereign, secular and democratic nation. Being the longest in the world, framing the Indian Constitution took almost three years.
The Constitution of India guarantees equality for all its citizens irrespective of caste, creed, religion, gender, etc. Unlike Independence Day when the Prime Minister hoists the tricolor, the President fulfills the task on Republic Day.
India is all set to celebrate its 71st Republic Day on January 26, 2020. The event is all set to grace a thunderous parade along with celebrating India’s glorious cultural diversity and inclusive traditions. The grand event will commence on Sunday morning and Brazilian President, Jair Bolsonaro, will grace the dice as the chief guest of the day. The celebrations will commence from 8.30 am.
Republic Day parade remains a major key highlight of the celebrations every year. While watching our jawans march with fills people’s hearts with pride, It exhibits the strength of the Indian Military. Also, the event has some great flamboyant performances done by exceptionally talented artists in the country. While the entire extravaganza happens in New Delhi, you can still watch Republic Day 2020 parade and celebrations live online in case you cannot be at the venue.
Where to watch Republic Day 2020 parade online?
There are two major sites that will be live streaming the event. The YouTube channels of Doordarshan and Press Information Bureau run the event live.