Republic is a Latin word which stands for a sovereign state, country or government and the only word which isolates India from other countries as hence it is world’s biggest sovereign nation. Abraham Lincoln’s had well defined the quote- Government of the people, by the people, for the people. Parades are held across the country in India on this occasion.
REPUBLIC DAY 2017 : History behind Republic India
On 15 August 1947, when India got independence after a century-long ruling by Britisher’s or British government, it was very meaningless for us in absence of a particular constitution. As, the British had declared India as an independent country but there was a challenge to run the administration. So, we had adopted the Britain’s constitution on a temporary basisbut, the need of own Constitution still arose.
A drafting committee formed after a meeting of different committees under the chairmanship of Dr. Bhim Rao Ambedkar, the chief architect of the Constitution of India. After that, the committee had prepared a draft constitution and submitted it to the Assembly on November 1947, but it took more than two years to give it the final touch debates and amendments. But finally, on the day 26 November 1949, the process completed and the Constituent Assembly adopted the Constitution.
Soldiers take part in a full-dress rehearsal for India’s Republic Day parade in Bengaluru. (Reuters)
Republic Day 2017: Grand Parade At Delhi’s Rajpath
India celebrates its 68th Republic Day today with a grand parade at Rajpath. The ceremonial road in the heart of Delhi flanked by the country’s most important buildings. The President Pranav Mukherjee, Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Union Ministers, dignitaries and also hundreds others will watch the parade that showcases India’s military strength and cultural diversity. Abu Dhabi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan is the chief guest this year. Heavy security has been put in place after intelligence warnings of a terror attack through air and terrorists disguising themselves as security personnel.
2017 Indian Republic Day is one of the most important events which is celebrated by the people of India every year. On this day Indian Constitution came into implementation and action. In the other words, the law and order of India gets power to act and maintain peace in the country from 26 January 1950. For Happy Republic Day Speech by this action, India become top most democratic country in the world. This event is also known by various names by my fellow Indians like-26 January, Republic Day etc.
So enjoy and be proud to be Indian and “HAPPY REPUBLIC DAY”