How To Watch Republic Day Parade Online

You can expect a great show from the armed forces who will display the military might of the nation in the form of aerial acts, marine commandos and marches and bands by contingents.

Then there is the official Republic Day website on which the entire parade can be watched online. Abu Dhabi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan is the chief guest this year.

The national capital was today wrapped in an unprecedented security cover with thousands of security force personnel keeping a hawk-eye vigil to ward off any terror strike or untoward incident during the 68th Republic Day celebrations. This doodle, unveiled at midnight, is showing people, lined up in a stadium, according to the colours of the Indian flag. The 68th Republic Day Parade will showcase India's military strength and achievements in a range of areas and its diverse culture at the Rajpath.

The Republic Day is a national holiday in India. "Your country plays an important and constructive role in solving pressing issues of the regional and global agenda", Putin said in a congratulatory message. This year the UAE soldiers will lead the Republic Day Parade. Marching contingents of Mechanised Infantry, Madras Engineer Group (MEG), Bihar Regiment, 39 Gorkha Training Centre and Territorial Army will also participate in the parade, apart from contingents of Coast Guard and National Security Guard.

As Delhi's tableau will be a part of the parade after three years, likely to portray transformation in state-run schools and the recent initiatives taken for the education sector.

The security forces were also asked to ensure proper frisking and checking of police personnel since there is a possibility that terrorists may disguise themselves as security personnel.

More than 50,000 security personnel from the Delhi police and Central security forces are guarding every nook and corner of the city on the occasion of Republic Day. CCTV cameras have been installed and control rooms have been set up to monitor the feed from the cameras, the officer said.

Almost 60,000 security personnel drawn from Delhi Police and Central security forces have been deployed in Central Delhi.



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