Republic Day 2023 Parade: India is celebrating its 74th Republic Day as we speak. This 12 months’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 referred to as Rajpath, in New Delhi.
Republic Day 2023: Atmanirbhar Bharat
This 12 months’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 embrace Ok-9 Vajra howitzers, BrahMos supersonic cruise missiles, Akash air protection missiles, MBT Arjun, Nag anti-tank guided missiles and Fast Response Preventing Autos.
Republic Day 2023: Chief Visitor
This 12 months 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 12 months is Nari Shakti this 12 months. Lt Commander Disha Amrith is to steer a 144-member naval contingent on the parade as we speak.
Ladies troopers guarding the desert border with Pakistan are additionally part of the Border Safety Drive’s (BSF) camel contingent this 12 months.
Republic Day 2023: Daredevils at R-Day Parade
The Indian Military ladies officers are to steer missile contingents and rode bikes as a part of the well-known Daredevils group at this 12 months’s parade. Lieutenant Chetana Sharma, amongst them, will probably 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 12 months for the 21-gun salute.
Republic Day 2023: Final fly
The Navy’s IL-38 plane may have its final take-off on the parade for the final time at this 12 months’s parade. The plane has served for over 4 a long time.
Republic Day 2023: 3-D Anamorphic Projection
The primary of its type, 3-D anamorphic projection is organised throughout the beating retreat ceremony on the façade of North and South Block.