Republic Day 2023 Parade: The Constitution of India came into force on 26 January 1950, since then every year this day is being celebrated as Republic Day. India is celebrating its 74th Republic Day this time. This time the parade is going to be special because a total of 23 tableaux will be seen in the parade. Their theme will also be different.
With the adoption of the constitution, India officially became a democratic republic on 26 January 1950. The President of India will unfurl the national flag on Republic Day and the 74th Republic Day celebrations will begin on this important occasion. The Republic Day parade will be held on the renovated Rajpath near India Gate, which is now known as Kartavya Path. The country’s military might, culture and diversity will be on full display in the parade. Because of this, this year’s Republic Day will be very attractive and special for the audience. This time there has also been a change in the duty seating arrangement.
Who will be the chief guest?
Egyptian President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi will be the chief guest of India on the 74th Republic Day of India. Also, both Egypt and India are celebrating the 75th anniversary of their diplomatic relations. Abdel Fatah al-Sisi will also participate in the Republic Day parade. Egypt has also been called as the ‘guest country’ during India’s G20 presidency in 2022-23. According to information received from the Ministry of External Affairs, Egyptian President Sisi will be formally welcomed at the Rashtrapati Bhavan on January 25.
When will the parade start?
The Republic Day parade will start at 10 am as per the pre-determined schedule. The parade marches along the duty path from Rashtrapati Bhavan to Bharat Bhagya and then to the Red Fort.
When will the flag hoisting happen?
The flag hoisting ceremony on Republic Day 2023 will start at 8 am. After this the parade will start between 9:30 am and 10 am. Prime Minister Narendra Modi will make his traditional visit to Amar Jawan Jyoti. Also the President of India Draupadi Murmu will hoist the flag.