A full dress rehearsal was held at the historic Red Fort in the National Capital this morning for the 73rd Independence Day celebrations. The Army, Navy and Air Force contingents marched across the Red Fort while school children performed for dignitaries and audience present for the rehearsal.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will hoist the Tricolour at the Red Fort on Thursday, the Independence Day, after which he will deliver a speech to the nation. This will be Mr Modi's first speech in his second term as the Prime Minister. ()