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Which one of the following ministries is responsible for organising the Republic Day Parade ?
1. Ministry of Home Affairs
2. Ministry of Defence
3. Ministry of Human Resources
4. None of the above

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Correct Answer - Option 2 : Ministry of Defence

The correct answer is Ministry of Defence.

  • The Delhi Republic Day parade is the largest parades marking the Republic Day celebrations in India.
  • India became Republic on 26th January 1950.
  • The parade takes place every year on Republic day (26th of January) at Rajpath in New Delhi.
  • The parade is being organised by the Ministry of Defence.
    • The Ministry of Defence functions on National Security and the Indian armed forces.
    • The Ministry of Defence was officially formed on 15th August 1947.
    • Rajnath Singh is the Current Minister of Defence.
  • The parade showcases a multi-hued image of the country's rich cultural heritage and military prowess.
  • This parade is presided over by the President of India.
  • The Republic Day Parade is concluded by dare devil motorcycle riding and a flypast by Indian Air Force fighter jets over Rajpath.
  • The first Republic Day parade was held in 1950.
  • The Indonesian President Sukarno was the first Chief Guest on the very first Republic Day parade of India.

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