3 jawans injured on 9th January 2018 during practice for Army Day. The incident occurred due to helicopter boom malfunction.
However, later the Army sources informed that all the 3 jawans are safe and the investigation is underway. The Delhi Republic Day parade is the largest and most important parade that marks the Republic Day celebrations in India.
The parade takes place every year on 26 January at Rajpath, New Delhi. It is the main attraction of India’s Republic Day celebrations, which last for 3 days. The parade showcases India’s defence capability and its cultural and social heritage.
Since 1950, India has been hosting a head of state or government of another country as the state guest of honour for Republic Day celebrations in New Delhi. This republic day the guest of honour will be ASEAN countries.