Independence Day: PM Narendra Modi today addressed the nation from the Red Fort in Delhi.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi unfurled the national flag and delivered his seventh consecutive Independence Day speech from the iconic Red Fort this morning. There is strict social distancing and safety measures in place as the celebrations are happening amid the coronavirus pandemic. This is PM Modi's second Independence Day Speech since he won a second term.
PM Modi, addressing the nation on its 74th Independence Day today, said an "Aatmanirbhar Bharat" or self-reliant India had become a mantra for 130 crore Indians and it would soon become reality. He urged the country to embrace the "Vocal for Local" pledge and use its vast natural resources to "Make in India and Make For the World".
PM Modi is delivering his seventh consecutive Independence Day speech from the iconic Red Fort.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi reviews a guard of honour during 74th Independence Day celebrations.
PM Modi gestures after unfurling the tricolour during a ceremony to celebrate 74th Independence Day.
PM Modi unfurled the national flag at Red Fort and national anthem was played.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi pays tributes at Rajghat.