As India celebrates the historic 75th year of Independence, a video of an Iranian girl playing the country's famous national anthem on a santoor is giving goosebumps to millions of Indians.
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Only a limited number of guests attended the State-level celebrations which included 20 Covid warriors, doctors, health and sanitation workers.
Independence Day is a festival of freedom for the countrymen. Today marks the beginning of the 75th year of India’s Independence and has a special significance as the entire nation is celebrating ‘Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav’. This was made possible by generations of struggle of freedom fighters, some known, and many unknown, who made great sacrifices for the country. Today, people are breathing under fresh skies because of the heroic deeds of the freedom fighters. Here is a sneak peek into the I-Day celebrations across the country.
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In his 88-minute address, the Prime Minister made a pointed reference to the way the Olympics have impacted thinking within the country.
PM Modi gave a call for 'Sabka Prayas' along with 'Sabka Saath, Sabka Vikas, Sabka Vishwas' for building a new India.
The doodle made by Kolkata-based artist Sayan Mukherjee "celebrates India's Independence Day and its cultural traditions forged in centuries of historical progress," according to information shared by Google on its website.
Soon after Modi unfurled the Tricolour, following which the national anthem was played, the Indian Air Force (IAF) threw flowers from the sky.
The PM's address would focus primarily on building the resilience of the nation to grow taller from the shadows of pandemic. And to lit that instinct of resilience, the theme of the 75th I-Day has been 'Nation First, Always First'
The medal is awarded for either gallantry or distinguished service, with the gallantry version of the medal being accorded a higher precedence.
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Traditionally, the Empire State Building in New York is lit every year in the Indian tricolours on the occasion of the country's independence day.
The Commissionerate Police on Friday announced that people will not be allowed to view this year's State-level Independence Day parade in Bhubaneswar as the event will be held under strict compliance of Covid guidelines.
Violation of the instant order will attract a minimum fine of Rs 500, Commissionerate Police said in a notification.
Weekend shutdown being implemented in the twin cities of Bhubaneswar and Cuttack and Puri will be relaxed on August 15 (Sunday) on the occasion of Independence Day.
Stressing on the need for vigil and alertness on the part of every staff on duty in the national capital, Srivastava motivated the policemen and women to remain prepared 24x7, saying, "Delhi Police have been entrusted with public trust to keep the capital safe and secure. The city never sleeps, neither do we."