Today marks the country’s 74th Independence Day. The Prime Minister hoisted the national flag at Lalkilla.
Today marks the 74th Independence Day across the country. On the occasion, Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh hoisted the national flag at his residence and Prime Minister Narendra Modi paid his last respects to Bapu at the grave of the national father, Mahatma Gandhi, at Rajghat. Modi then attended the national level Independence Day celebrations in Lalkilla.
However, Prime Minister Narendra Modi hoisted the national flag amidst 21 national anthems and salute. He then addresses the countrymen. Modi arrived at Rajghat at 7 am.
He arrived at the Lahore Gate in Delhi at 7.18 am. He was greeted by the Minister of Defense and Secretary. The Prime Minister was then awarded the Guard of Honor. At around 7.30 am, Modi hoisted the national flag from the Red Fort.