Did the anniversary day confuse you too? 73rd Anniversary of the Republic and 74th Day

Republic Day 2023: The whole country is celebrating Republic Day today. During the Amrit Mahotsav of Independence, a grand ceremony has been organized in the country’s capital Delhi on the occasion of this Republic Day. The national flag tricolor is waving proudly all over the country. On the occasion of this national festival, the whole country has become tricolor. Celebrations are being organized at different places. Dignitaries are giving speeches in these functions. In the speech, many are talking about celebrating the 73rd anniversary of the Republic, while some are talking about the 74th. They are not able to pay attention to the fine difference between Republic anniversary and Republic Day.  

this is the difference between day and anniversary

First of all, they know that on what occasion the Republic Day is celebrated. In fact, when the country became independent in 1947, then the constitution was created to run the governance of our country, how should the governance system be after that. India’s own constitution came into force on 26 January 1950. That is, on January 26, 1950, through this constitution in India, the rule of the Indian people started on the country. Thus the first Republic Day was celebrated on 26 January 1950.

1951 marks the first anniversary of the Mani Republic

After this, the second Republic Day celebration was celebrated on 26 January 1951. In this way, the Republic of India became one year old and the first anniversary of the Republic was celebrated. Just like the first birthday of a child is celebrated when it is one year old after its birth. In this way, when we talk about Republic Day celebrations, it will be called 74th and when we talk about anniversary or anniversary, it will be 73rd.

Government of India Act of 1935 ended

Actually the British used to rule India with the Government of India Act of 1935 which was accepted by the Parliament of the United Kingdom. This act got the assent of the King of Britain in the month of August 1935. By ending this, India’s own constitution was implemented in 1950. 

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