71st Republic Day: PM Modi pays homage to martyrs at National War Memorial
PM Narendra Modi paid homage to India’s martyrs at the National War Memorial ahead of the Republic Day Parade. For the 1st time, the wreath laying ceremony was held at the National War Memorial. Defence Minister Rajnath Singh, Chief of Defence Staff Gen Bipin Rawat, Army Chief Gen Naravane, Navy Chief Admiral Karambir Singh and Air Force Chief Air Marshal RKS Bhaduria were present. India celebrates its 71st Republic Day. Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro is this year’s chief guest.