India observed 74th Republic Day on 26th January 2023

  • India observed its 74th Republic Day on 26th January 2023.
  • Highlights:
    • Theme: Jan Bhagidari
    • Chief Guest: Abdel Fattah El-Sisi (Egyptian President))
    • For the first time, 21-gun salute was given with 105-mm Indian Field Guns, replacing the vintage 25-pounder gun.
    • Female BSF camel riders participated in the parade showcasing women’s empowerment.
    • The Naval contingent of 144 young sailors was led by women officer Lieutenant Commander Disha Amrith.