A different Republic Day celebrations this year with no Chief Guest attending for the first time in history.

549 Editor's Say : 25 Jan 2021

Indo-Canadian Club celebrated Republic Day in the past years and hosted cultural programs and shared delicious meals in Milton as a community however, due to Covid-19, we are not able to organize the event this year.

A different Republic Day celebrations this year with no Chief Guest attending for the first time in history.

Indo-Canadian Club wishes all the Indians a very Happy Republic Day. Republic Day is commemorated every year on January 26 to celebrate the Indian Constitution. Indians around the world honour this day with great pride each year. India is celebrating its 72nd Republic day this year.This day can't end without recalling and respecting our saints who forfeited their lives to guard the country.

Indo-Canadian Club celebrated Republic Day earlier with other patriotic members of the society and hosted cultural programs and shared delicious meals as a community however due to Covid-19, we are not able to organize the event this year. We are hopeful that we will be able to hold more community events once the terror of Covid-19 has subsided. Ontario is currently under the stay-at-home order and all the malls, restaurants, and cinemas are closed for business.

Indian Republic Day is celebrated across India in schools, offices, and popular landmarks, and the Tri-coloured Indian flag is hoisted on the Government building with pride and enthusiasm. Republic Day Parade (RD Parade) is organized every year in Delhi in front of parliament hill. At Rajpath, in Delhi, wonderful processions by regiments of the Indian Army, Navy, Air Force, police, and paramilitary powers are seen. India's protection ability is in plain view as well, with the most recent rockets, airplane, and weapon frameworks. Excellent scenes, addressing the uniqueness of the multicultural diversity of India are additionally displayed during the procession. The festival normally finishes with various flying demonstrations and flypasts by the Indian Forces.

It is a day when each community meets up and praises leaving past the entirety of their disparities. Indian President, Mr. Ramnath Kovind will be hoisting the Indian Flag at India Gate, however many dignitaries and public mass will be missing. British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has also cancelled his India trip due to the new terror of Covid-19 variant, SARS-CoV2 strain triggers covid-19 and is considered fatal. This is the first time that India will not have a Chief Guest in decades. In keeping with the social distancing rules, the six-day Bharat Parvshowcasing cuisines of various statesusually organized on Rajpath lawns from 26-31 January is also unlikely to be held.

The ceremonial parade will start as usual at 9:43am with the Presidential Guard escorting President Ram Nath Kovind from Rashtrapati Bhavan to the saluting dias. It will continue for the customary 90 minutes after that. But this year, the paradewhich usually starts from Vijay Chowk and winds its way down to the Red Fort and covers a distance of 8.2 kmis expected to terminate at the National Stadium.

The occasion will be a quieter one this year in terms quantity of observers, the size of walking contingents and other attractions. The observer size has been decreased to 25,000 from around 1.25 lakh a year ago. The tickets for the overall population have been restricted to 4,500 this year. What's more, remembering social removing, the size of walking contingents has been diminished from 144 to 96. The gravity-resisting stunts by bike borne men likewise didn't make the cut.

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