India today celebrates its 74th Republic Day. On this day, in 1950, the Constitution of India was adopted after the country became a sovereign state on August 15, 1947.
Many elements of the Republic Day parade are represented in the artwork including the Rashtrapati Bhavan, the India Gate, the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) marching contingent, and motorcycle riders.
It is for the first time that an Egyptian leader has been invited on India's Republic Day.
The court directs the state government to abide by the Centre’s guidelines while holding Republic-Day celebrations in a manner befitting the occasion.
Senior officers from Chandigarh have also been deputed to review security arrangements in all important districts and additional forces have also been deployed at the sensitive pockets
The convicts, who have been sentenced for a period of 10 years and above, including life sentence have been granted remission of 90 days.
PK Agrawal said that all the commissioners of police and district superintendents of police have been directed to ensure elaborate security cover for 26 January at all important venues for celebration and flag-hoisting ceremonies.
This year, 11 children from across the country, under different categories of Bal Shakti Puraskar, have been selected for PMRBP-2023.
The Delhi government has also declared dry days on Swami Dayanand Jayanti and Guru Ravidas Jayanti, and liquor shops will remain closed on these days as well.