India on Sunday celebrated her 75th Independence Day. The Tricolour was unfurled and special events were organised across the country with Covid-19 restrictions in place. Like previous year, this year too public was barred from taking part in the celebrations.
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.
Washington/Houston: Members of the Indian community assembled in large numbers outside the Indian Embassy in Washington and Indian Consulates in New York, Houston, San Francisco and Chicago to celebrate India’s 73rd Independence Day. India’s Ambassador to the US Harsh V Shringla on Thursday unfurled the tricolour and read out President Ram Nath Kovind’s message while […]
Bhubaneswar: Two senior police officers today received the President’s Medal while 26 others were decorated with police medals for gallantry on the occasion of 73rd Independence Day today. Besides, 10 police officials also received medals for meritorious service from Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik at an Investiture Ceremony at Jayadev Bhawan in Bhubaneswar today. Asim […]
Independence assumes significance when people from Jammu & Kashmir to Kanyakumari and Gujarat to Arunachal Pradesh stand in unison for the country, work towards its prosperity & integrity. On 73rd Independence Day, we wish our readers & viewers peace, love & brotherhood. Here we bring the best pics for Whatsapp, Facebook and Instagram. You can […]
New Delhi: SWAT commandos and NSG snipers have been deployed while for the first time cameras with facial recognition software are being used to secure the historic Red Fort where Prime Minister Narendra Modi will hoist the national flag on the 73rd Independence Day on Thursday. Around 500 CCTV cameras have been installed around the […]
Bhubaneswar: Allaying concerns over his ill health, Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik, who suddenly fell sick during his Independence Day address at Bhubaneswar today, assured that he recovered soon and said his health is fine and perfectly alright. After doctors at the Capital Hospital assessed his health condition being perfectly alright, he attended the police medal […]
Kolkata: West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Tuesday wished her Odisha counterpart Naveen Patnaik speedy recovery after the latter suddenly felt unwell while addressing an Independence Day function. “My good wishes to Naveen Patnaik Ji @Naveen_Odisha Wishing him a speedy recovery,” Banerjee tweeted, moments after attending West Bengal’s I-Day function at the Indira Gandhi […]
Cuttack: Ravenshaw University here will hoist the national flag on its campus daily from Independence Day this year. Vice Chancellor P K Sarangi announced this after students today submitted a memorandum to him seeking steps to hoist the tricolour inside the campus every day. The university accepted the demand and assured them that the tricolour […]