When Is Republic Day in India
In 2017, the Republic Day in India will be celebrated and observed on Thursday, January 26, 2017. It will be the 67th Republic Day of India in 2017. You might have been wondering When is Republic Day in India.
Republic Day is celebrated in India on 26th of January every year since India became a Republic Country in 1950.
Every year 26th of January is a National Holiday. Almost all the Government Offices, Banks and Schools are closed and everyone participates in celebrating Republic Day of India.
Republic day (26th of January) is the day when the Constitution of India came into force. Before 26th of January 1950, India was ruled based on the Government of India Act (1935) created by the British Empire.
India got it’s Freedom on 15th of August 1947. Until 15th of August 1947, India was a British Colony and was ruled by the British.
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