PM Narendra Modi greets nation on Republic Day

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday extended his wishes to the nation on the occasion of India’s 72nd Republic Day.

“Wishing all the people of India a Happy Republic Day. Jai Hind!” PM Modi tweeted.

Union Home Minister Amit Shah said, “‘Republic Day’ is a symbol of India’s multicoloured diversity and rich cultural heritage.

I remember all the great personalities whose struggle enforced our Constitution to this day in 1950 and also salute all the brave men who have protected the Indian Republic with their valour.”

India is celebrating its 72nd Republic Day, the day its Constitution came into force in 1950.