New Delhi: India will celebrate its 74th Republic Day today. President Draupadi Murmi will unfurl the tricolor at the Red Fort in Delhi. The stage has been set for the parade, where India’s armed forces will march on duty, showcasing the country’s military prowess.
A total of six contingents of the Indian Army, one contingent of the Indian Air Force, and one contingent of the Indian Navy will participate in the parade. Apart from the marching contingents, the armed forces will also showcase India’s might with several Made-in-India weapon systems.
The contingent’s officers will lead the marching troops and weapon systems. Here’s what you need to know about them.