Republic Day India - 2022

Republic Day is celebrated every year on 26 January. It is a National Holiday in India.

First Republic Day

First Republic Day was celebrated on January 26, 1950, after three years of getting independence.

The constitution of India was adopted on 26 November 1949.  However, it came into effect on 26 January 1950, and India become Republic

26 January was chosen as the date for Republic Day, because on this day in 1929 INC proclaimed Purna Swaraj from British Rule. 

Why 26 January selected for Republic Day?

On 26 January 2022 India will celebrate its 73rd  Republic Day The Republic Day celebrations will begin every year from January 23 instead of January 24.

73rd Republic Day of India

January 23 is chosen to start Republic day celebrations to mark the birth anniversary of great freedom fighter Subhas Chandra Bose, also Known as Netaji. He was born on 23 January 1987. 

Indian Government was planning to invite the leaders of Uzbekistan, Turkmenistan, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyz Republic and Tajikistan.

Republic day 2022 Chief Guest

Due to Covid-19 pandemic the Indian government may not invite any foreign dignitary as the chief guest.  However, approx. 24,000 will be permitted to attend the Republic Day Parade

1. "A country's greatness lies in its undying ideals of love and sacrifice that inspire the mothers of the race" - Sarojini Naidu

Top 3 Republic day 2022 Quotes

2. • "Even if I died in the service of the nation, I would be proud of it. Every drop of my blood… will contribute to the growth of this nation and make it strong and dynamic." - Indira Gandhi

3. "Always aim at complete harmony of thought and word and deed. Always aim at purifying your thoughts and everything will be well." – Mahatma Gandhi

Amazon is celebrating Republic Day 2022 in India with its Great Republic Day Sale 2022 starting from 17 Jan to 20 Jan 22.

Amazon Great Republic Day Sale 2022

Amazon is offering upto 70% discounts on kitchen and dinning products.  Customers can also buy using Amazon Pay, Amazon Pay Later and select Debit & Credit Cards and get some additional benefits.