1. The main parade, led by an army contingent,was received with applause here as residentsbraved the early morning chill to make it to theVidhan Sabha Marg to catch a glimpse of thecolorful show.Governor B.L. Joshi took the salute at theparade. Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav waspresent.Other than the police and military, studentsfrom different schools also participated in theparade.Across the state, the day was celebrated atdistrict headquarters.
2. Republic Day Celebrations In Uttar Pradesh.A colourful Paradepassing through theVidhan Sabha Margin Uttar Pradesh.
3. The Hindu Tamil Nadu Governor K.Rosaiah hoisting theNational flag on the occasion of 64th Republic DayCelebrations at Marina near Gandhi Statue on 26thJanuary,Saturday.
4. Other Celebrations and Events takingplace on Republic Day.Activists of Karnataka Rakshana Vedike served free food toHIV infected children of Samvedhana, an NGO as part ofRepublic Day in Mangalore.At 14:24 IST13 police officials, including ADGP A.K. Dhull were givenpolice medals during state level Republic day celebrationsheld at Faridabad and Rewari.The main function was held at Golf Groundsat Dhanbad,where the deputycommissioner,Prashant Kumar,hoisted thenational flag.SP, A K Dhan unfurled the Tricolourat SP office and Divisional RailwayManager,Sudheer Kumar at Railway grounds.
5. About 5000 people onbicycles went aroundthe city of Hyderabadto spread themessage of solidarityto mark republic dayon Saturday. Manypeople,including womenfrom multi-nationalcompanies took partin the rally.
6. .Republic Day celebrations in College, Schools and variousInstitutions.
7. 26th January 10:24 ISTChief justice A.K. Sikri of the Punjab and HaryanaHigh Court unfurled the national flag at the highcourt premises on Saturday.
8. Chief Justice A.K.Sikri addresses the people who have gathered for the celebrations at the high court.A.K.Sikri hoists the flagand gives a grandsalute while thenational anthem isbeing sung.
10. Republic Day of India is here again and citizens of the country are busyorganizing for the 62nd year of the event. Every year, January 26 is celebratedas Republic Day in India to honour January 26, 1950 when Constitution ofIndia came into existence. The Day is celebrated with great enthusiasm andpatriotism all over the country. It is the day when India became a Sovereign,Democratic and Republic country. Today, not only schools & educationalinstitutions but also Residents’ Welfare Association (RWA), corporate offices andapartment communities organize events for Republic Day celebration. R epublic Day Speech is taken as an inspiring speech for every citizen,youth and children, who are the future of India. Year after year, President of Indiaaddresses the nation on the eve of Republic day. Republic Day Speechdelivered by children in schools or apartment complexes is yet another attractionwhere they speak about the day itself, saga of the sacrifice of Indian freedom
11. Not only in New Delhi, but other states also celebrate Republic Day with greatenthusiasm and in numerous innovative ways. The Republic Day 2013 will beobserved on Saturday (26 January) and the public offices and schools will remainclosed to celebrate the significance of the day.The patriotic fervor of the people is witnessed not only in the programmes andactivities but also in the inspirational Republic Day SMS and Republic Day messages.On this day people send warm wishes about Republic Day to their dear ones thatlend a festive ambience to the historic occasion. Short and lovely text messages arealso a wonderful way to spread the importance of the Republic Day.The festivity of Republic Day concludes officially with the intriguing Beating Retreatceremony on the evening of 29th January. This enthralling ceremony is performed bythe military, the Indian Air Force, India Navy and India Army in the Raisina Hills, NewDelhi, in front of the President of India as the Chief Guest.