New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi greeted the people surpassing security cordon during Republic Day celebrations.
President Ramnath Kovind addressed the nation. Vice President Venkaiah Naidu, Defense Minister Nirmala Sitharaman, Congress President Rahul Gandhi and former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh were also present at the event.
Sikkim topped among the 22 tableaux from different states and institutions. Due to lack of merit Kerala's tableaux was not presented.