Republic Day Parade 2023 (Photo Credits: Twitter)
New Delhi, January 18: Special preparations are being made for Republic Day in the capital Delhi. Meanwhile, strict security arrangements have also been made. Regarding this, Delhi Police is doing anti-sabotage checks in the buildings around the duty path. Guidelines have also been issued by the Ministry of Home Affairs regarding the preparation of Republic Day. According to these guidelines, 72 buildings around the duty path will be sealed on Republic Day. The Ministry of Home Affairs said that on January 23, the full dress rehearsal of the Republic Day parade will be done, for which the buildings around the duty path will be closed from 6:30 pm on January 22 to 1 pm on January 23. On the other hand, for the parade on 26 January, all these buildings will be sealed from 1 pm on 25 January to 1 pm on 26 January.
According to the order of the Ministry of Home Affairs, due to the preparations for the Republic Day, Vayu Bhawan, Kashmir House, Sena Bhawan, Udyog Bhawan, Nirman Bhawan, National Museum, Vigyan Bhawan, Ministry of External Affairs, DRDO Bhawan, South Block, North Block, Rail Bhawan, Sanchar Bhawan , Krishi Bhawan, 72 buildings including Shastri Bhawan will be sealed after anti-sabotage checks. Also read: Kerala: A man gets a total of 40 years in prison for raping his minor step daughter
On the other hand, on January 26, 20 buildings will be closed till 7:30 pm for the At Home function. Apart from this, for the Beating Retreat Ceremony on January 29, 32 buildings will be sealed after anti-sabotage checks from 12 noon to 7:30 pm. These include Red Cross Building, NDMC Tower, Raksha Bhavan, National Stadium, Coast Guard Headquarters and National Archives.
The Ministry of Home Affairs said that on January 28, on the day of the full dress rehearsal of the Beating Retreat, 8 buildings in Delhi will be closed from 4:00 pm to 7:30 pm. These include Sena Bhawan, Vayu Bhawan, DRDO Bhawan, South Block, North Block and Rail Bhawan. In the guidelines issued by the Ministry of Home Affairs, it has been said that during the Republic Day rehearsal from January 17 to January 29, Vijay Chowk, Duty Path, Janpath and Man Singh Road will remain closed for traffic. This restriction will be applicable only during the period of rehearsal. On the other hand, due to the rehearsal of the Beating Retreat Ceremony, parking of vehicles will not be allowed outside North Block and South Block after 3:30 pm on January 27 and 28. There will be a ban on parking here on January 29 as well.
republic day 72 buildings will remain sealed in delhi on republic day traffic will also be banned