ITBP Tiranga

Gangtok, Aug 15: India is observing 75th Independence Day celebrations on Monday, the Indo Tibetan Border Police (ITBP) force hoisted the Tiranga high in Sikkim.

Marching with the Tiranga up high in their hands as they walk up to a peak of 18,800 feet in Sikkim’s border areas, the troops also raised ‘Bharat Mata ki Jay’ slogans.

On August 15, Monday, India is celebrating its 75th Independence Day, significantly marking its 75th year of Independence.

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In the memory of all those brave soldiers who sacrificed their lives and got the country its freedom, the government has planned several programmes for the day ahead.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi while participating in the celebrations unfurled the Tiranga at the Red Fort in Delhi amid tight security and later addressed the nation. While celebrations are taking place all across the country, the government’s Har Ghar Tiranga is also a big success as people in large numbers have come forward to take part in it.