Republic Day parade: Significance of including military and non-military elements in the parade at New Delhi

GS Paper 1 Syllabus: Indian Culture/Post-Independence consolidation   Source: IE   Direction: The article highlights the strategic significance of the Republic Day parade in New Delhi.    Context: As India celebrated her 74th Republic Day on 26th January 2023, the parade in New Delhi remains the Day’s most enduring symbol for Indians. It was a …