Republic Day Celebrations will now start yearly from January 23 as a substitute of January 24 to incorporate the delivery anniversary of Subash Chandra Bose, authorities sources informed Information 18.
That is in keeping with the Modi authorities’s give attention to celebrating/commemorating vital facets of our historical past and tradition, the sources added. Narendra Modi-led authorities earlier began the celebration of Subhas Chandra Bose’s delivery anniversary as Parakram Divas.
Alongside with Parakram Divas, different such days which have turn into a yearly affair are:
August 14- Partition Horrors Remembrance Day
October 31– Ekta Divas –Nationwide Unity Day (Start Anniversary of Sardar Patel)
November 15–Janjatiya Gaurav Divas (Bhagwan Birsa Munda’s Birthday)
November 26– Structure Day
December 26– Veer Baal Divas (a tribute to 4 Sahibzadas)
In the meantime, this 12 months, roughly 24,000 folks can be permitted to attend the Republic Day parade on January 26 given the COVID-19 scenario within the nationwide capital, sources within the defence institution mentioned on Saturday. In 2020, earlier than the pandemic struck India, round 1.25 lakh folks have been permitted to attend the parade.
Final 12 months’s Republic Day parade passed off amid the Covid pandemic and near 25,000 folks have been allowed to attend it, sources talked about. Like final 12 months, this time to the parade might not have any overseas dignitary because the chief visitor because of the pandemic, they mentioned, including India was planning to ask the leaders of Uzbekistan, Turkmenistan, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyz Republic and Tajikistan.