republic day Current Affairs, GK & News

Highlights of 12 State/UT tableaux

A total of 21 tableaux from twelve states and union territories participated in the republic day parade. Meghalaya The state showcased fifty years of its statehood. This included the women led self-help groups and women cooperative societies. The tableau also showcased cane handicrafts and bamboo handicrafts. Gujarat The state showcased tribal revolutionaries. This included the ..

Month: 

Category: 

Topics: 

Pal Dadhvav Martyrs

On the 73rd Republic Day Parade, the Gujarat Tableau showcased the massacre that happened in the villages of Pal and Dadhvav. The massacre happened in 1922. Around 1,200 tribals were brutally killed by the Britishers during the massacre. What happened? On March 7, 1922, a tribal leader Motilal Tejawat was addressing 10,000 Bhil tribals. These ..

Month: 

Category: 

Topics: 

Hologram Statue of Netaji

The Prime Minister Narendra Modi is to unveil a hologram statue of Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose near India Gate in Delhi. The statue is to be unveiled on Netaji’s 125th birth anniversary. His birth anniversary falls on January 23rd. About the statue The statue is powered by 4k projectors, capable of delivering 30,000 lumens of ..

Month: 

Category: 

Topics: 

Kala Kumbh Art

The Ministry of Defence and Ministry of Culture have joined together to organize Kala Kumbh Art during the 2022 republic day celebrations. About Kala Kumbh The Kala Kumbh paintings are drawn on gigantic scrolls. These scrolls are to be displayed on Raj Path during republic day celebrations. Each scroll is 750 metres in length approximately. ..

Month: 

Category: 

Topics: 

Operation Sard Hawa

The Operation Sard Hawa was launched by the Border Security Force in the western border of Rajasthan. The main purpose of the operation is to check the instances of infiltration due to dense fog in the region. The Operation has also been launched to enhance the security ahead of Republic Day. The operation is to ..

Month: 

Category: 

Topics: 

Flight Lieutanant Bhawana Kanth

Bhawana Kanth is to become the first woman fighter pilot to take part in the Republic Day parade. She was one among the first women fighter Pilots inducted in Indian Air Force in 2016. The other fighter pilots inducted into the Indian Air Force were Avani Chaturvedi and Mohana Singh. Bhawana Kanth In 2019, Bhawana ..

Month: 

Category: 

Topics: