Republic Day 2023 Parade: India is celebrating its 74th Republic Day in the present day. This yr’s grand Republic Day celebrations in New Delhi witnessed many firsts.
Republic Day 2023: Kartavya Path
That is the primary Republic Day celebration held at Kartavya Path, a ceremonial boulevard, after the title change, previously often called Rajpath, in New Delhi.
Republic Day 2023: Atmanirbhar Bharat
This yr’s Parade centered on ‘Atmanirbhar Bharat’, solely the Made-in-India weapon techniques have been showcased on the Republic Day parade. Just a few of the indigenously developed weapons embody Okay-9 Vajra howitzers, BrahMos supersonic cruise missiles, Akash air protection missiles, MBT Arjun, Nag anti-tank guided missiles and Fast Response Combating Autos.
Republic Day 2023: Chief Visitor
This yr Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah el-Sisi is the chief visitor of Republic Day celebrations. Prime Minister Narendra Modi despatched the formal invitation to al-Sisi which was handed over to the Egyptian president by Indian Overseas Minister S Jaishankar throughout an official go to to Egypt on October 16, 2022.
Republic Day 2023: Nari Shakti
The naval tableau’s central theme this yr is Nari Shakti this yr. Lt Commander Disha Amrith is to guide a 144-member naval contingent on the parade in the present day.
Girls troopers guarding the desert border with Pakistan are additionally part of the Border Safety Pressure’s (BSF) camel contingent this yr.
Republic Day 2023: Daredevils at R-Day Parade
The Indian Military girls officers are to guide missile contingents and rode bikes as a part of the well-known Daredevils staff at this yr’s parade. Lieutenant Chetana Sharma, amongst them, shall be main the ‘Made in India’ Akash surface-to-air missile system.
Republic Day 2023: Agniveers
Newly-recruited Agniveers are additionally part of the parade for the primary time.
Republic Day 2023: Narcotics Management Bureau (NCB)
The Narcotics Management Bureau is showcasing a tableau for the primary time.
Republic Day 2023: 21-gun salute to President
Made-in-India 105mm Indian Discipline Weapons have changed the British-era 25-pounder weapons for the primary time this yr for the 21-gun salute.
Republic Day 2023: Final fly
The Navy’s IL-38 plane can have its final take-off on the parade for the final time at this yr’s parade. The plane has served for over 4 many years.
Republic Day 2023: 3-D Anamorphic Projection
The primary of its form, 3-D anamorphic projection is organised through the beating retreat ceremony on the façade of North and South Block.
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