Republic Day in India- 26 January 2022: Parade, Chief Guest & Activities

Republic Day in India- 26 January 2022; Parade, Chief Guest & Activities are available here. Indian people have observed Republic Day since 1950 on the specific date as 26th January. Though it is Pandemic, the Government of India invited UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson as chief guest to attend as well as celebrate the 72nd anniversary of Republic Day in India. 2022 is a different celebrating year from other years because of COVID-19 affection.

Although India got independence on 15 August 1947, Republic Day has been celebrated since 26 January 1950. The Republic Day of India is a public holiday and Banks, Schools, Colleges are closed. 29 Kingdoms of India already ready to observe the day with more parades.

History of Republic Day in India

India achieved independence from the British on 15 August 1947 but didn’t set their Government. George-VI the king of the United Kingdom and Mountbatten the NAVY officer both began a temporary parliament until the Government of India Act created in 1935.

While India didn’t get its republic and appointed to get the permanent constitution with a draft by submitting to Constituent Assembly on 4 November 1947. More than three months later 308 members of the Constituent Assembly signed on a document on 24 January 1950. Dr. Rajendra Prasad began his first term of office as President of the Indian Union. The Constituent Assembly became the Parliament of India under the transitional provisions of the new Constitution as well as observed the Republic Day of India on 26 January 1950 with a peace mind among Indian people.

History in short words-

  • Established in…..1950
  • Est. Date………..24 January
  • First Observed in…..26 January 1950
  • Demanded first……..Nehru & Purna Swaraj in 1929
  • Observing date……..26 January

List of all Chief Guests on Indian Republic Day Parades (1950–2021)

Every year Indian Prime minister invites a foreign person who comes to India to better observe Republic Day. The chief guest makes the day so glorious so that people enjoy it more on the 26 January as Republic Day in India. It is time to promote the day worldwide. India achieved independence from the British. The Prime Minister of the UK Boris Johnson has received Narendra Modi’s invitation on Republic Day on 26 January. Therefore India has taken the necessary steps to make Republic Day successful.

We included the chief guest list, who came to India and made Republic Day successful in different years. At first, in 1950 the chief guest was The Indonesian President Sukarno who was the first Chief guest on the very first Republic Day parade at Rajpath, New Delhi of India.

Though it is Pandemic, Boris Johnson interest to go in India to honor the good event in 2021. The following chief guest list converts to better understand the importance of Republic Day of India.

Inviting a foreign leader or vital person India wants to make a good relationship between the two countries. There is no person who loves Indian culture.

What Do People Do?

More than 70% of Indian people are young. Republic Day of India is celebrated by the young people at schools and colleges. We have some memories while reading in a school or college. Therefore, we have attended to republic day celebrating conference similarly.

All of the School or College stuffs, as well as students, make the day remarkable by giving entertainment & valuable speeches.

  • Parade Display: Students display the day with Indian culture and activities through body language and speech.
  • Speech: The parade may be glorious by the student’s speech. Speaking best, one could present the importance of Republic Day in India.
  • Indian classical dances, yoga performances, acrobats, drills, and other activities are seen in the parade.
  • Awards and medals of bravery are given on the parade

Times of Republic Day in India

Year Date Weekday Name Type
2019 26 January Sat Republic Day Gazetted Holiday
2020 26 January Sun Republic Day Gazetted Holiday
2021 26 January Tues Republic Day Gazetted Holiday
2022 26 January Wed Republic Day Gazetted Holiday

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