New Delhi, JAN 26: National Flag was hosted in Rajpath Delhi by President Ram Nath Kovind at 10am today in presence of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and other dignitaries including Vice-President Venkaiah Naidu and Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on the occasion of 72nd Republic Day on Tuesday.
PM Modi arrived at rajpath around 9:30am, then President Ram Nath Kovind arrived at 9:45am and pays tribute to martyrs at Amar Jawan Jyoti.
72nd Republic day parade was celebrated maintaining the COVID- 19 protocols and most of the dignitaries present has done covid 19 tests. Spectators were also made to wear masks and maintain social distancing by keeping every middle chair empty in between.
All the national security forces took part in the parade and then the states joining the parade with showing their culture at rajpath.
Assam took part in parade showing its economic earning from tea. Tea garden, tea tribe’s culture and also the one horn rhino was presented.