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Police personnel participate in the full-dress rehearsals for the 74th Independence Day celebrations, amid the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, at Indira Gandhi Municipal Corporation Stadium, in Vijayawada.

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Punjab Women police contingent prepare themselves before the full-dress rehearsals for the 74th Independence Day celebrations, amid the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, at Guru Nanak Stadium in Amritsar.

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Punjab Women police contingent click pictures during the full-dress rehearsals for the 74th Independence Day celebrations, amid the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, at Guru Nanak Stadium in Amritsar.

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Rehearsals for the 74th Independence Day celebrations, amid the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, at Ridge in Shimla.

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An Army officer during the full dress rehearsals for the 74th Independence Day celebrations, amid the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, at Red Fort in New Delhi.

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Tamil Nadu Disaster Response Force (TNDRF) contingent march-past during the full-dress rehearsals for the 74th Independence Day celebrations, amid the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, at state headquarters in Chennai.

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Punjab Women Police contingent take part in the rehearsals for the 74th Independence Day celebrations, amid the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, at Guru Nanak Stadium in Amritsar.

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Tamil Nadu Police contingent during full dress rehearsals for the 74th Independence Day celebrations, amid the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, at State HQ in Chennai.

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Artists perform during the full dress rehearsals for the 74th Independence Day celebrations, amid the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, at Red Road, in Kolkata.

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Border Security Force (BSF) contingent march-past during the full dress rehearsals for the 74th Independence Day celebrations, amid the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, at Sher-e-Kashmir Cricket Stadium in Srinagar.

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RAF contingent march-past during the full dress rehearsals for the 74th Independence Day celebrations, amid the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, at Red Road in Kolkata.

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Tri-Service bands and Delhi Police contingent march-past during full dress rehearsals for the 74th Independence Day celebrations, amid the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, at Red Fort in New Delhi.

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A health worker screens Madhya Pradesh Police contingent members before the full dress rehearsals for the 74th Independence Day celebrations, amid the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, at Moti Lal Nehru Stadium in Bhopal.

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STF contingent march-past during the full dress rehearsals for the 74th Independence Day celebrations, amid the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, at Moti Lal Nehru Stadium in Bhopal.

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Tamil Nadu Disaster Response Force (TNDRF) contingent prepare for the full dress rehearsals ahead of the 74th Independence Day celebrations, amid the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, at State HQ in Chennai.

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NCC cadets during the full dress rehearsals for the 74th Independence Day celebrations, amid the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, at Red Fort in New Delhi.

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Tripura State Rifles contingent members get a selfie clicked after the full dress rehearsals for the 74th Independence Day celebrations, amid the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, in Dharmanagar.

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National Flag unfurled during the full dress rehearsals for the 74th Independence Day celebrations, amid the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, at Red Fort in New Delhi.

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Women Police contingent march-past during the full dress rehearsals for the 74th Independence Day celebrations, amid the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, in Ajmer.

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Contingents of Indian Armed Force march-past during the full dress rehearsal for the 74th Independence Day parade, at Gandhi Maidan in Patna.

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Madhya Pradesh Police contingent march-past during the full dress rehearsals for the 74th Independence Day celebrations, amid the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, at Moti Lal Nehru Stadium in Bhopal.

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J&K Women Police contingent march- past during the full-dress rehearsal ahead of the 74th Independence Day parade, at Mini Stadium in Jammu.

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A contingent of Kolkata Police rehearses for the upcoming Independence Day Parade, during Unlock 3.0, at Red Road, in Kolkata.

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Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) personnel prepare for a full dress rehearsal for the Republic Day parade, in Tripura.

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National Cadet Corps (NCC) contingent marches during the full dress rehearsal for the upcoming Republic Day Parade at Lal Parade ground, in Bhopal.

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Police contingent marches during the full dress rehearsal for the upcoming Republic Day Parade at Gandi Maidan, in Patna.

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Jawans during the 'Beating Retreat' rehearsal in New Delhi. The ceremony held on January 29 every year marks the culmination of the four-day-long Republic Day celebrations.

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Indian Air Force (IAF) Apache helicopters flypast the Parliament House during the full dress rehearsal for the upcoming Republic Day Parade, in New Delhi.

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Indian Air Force (IAF) MIG 29 fighter jet flies past the Mahatma Gandhi statue at Parliament House during the full dress rehearsal for the upcoming Republic Day Parade, in New Delhi.

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Indian military march past Rajpath, the ceremonial boulevard, during the full dress rehearsal for the upcoming Republic Day Parade, in New Delhi.

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Indian military march past Rajpath, the ceremonial boulevard, during the full dress rehearsal for the upcoming Republic Day Parade, in New Delhi.

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Indian army tanks and other military equipment roll past Rajpath, the ceremonial boulevard, during the full dress rehearsal for the upcoming Republic Day Parade, in New Delhi.

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A Tableau of Ministry of Water Department drive past Rajpath, the ceremonial boulevard, during the full dress rehearsal for the upcoming Republic Day Parade, in New Delhi.

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Tableau of Jammu And Kashmir state drive past Rajpath, the ceremonial boulevard, during the full dress rehearsal for the upcoming Republic Day Parade, in New Delhi.

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Tableau of Odisha state drive past Rajpath, the ceremonial boulevard, during the full dress rehearsal for the upcoming Republic Day Parade, in New Delhi.

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Tableau of Goa state drive past Rajpath, the ceremonial boulevard, during the full dress rehearsal for the upcoming Republic Day Parade, in New Delhi.

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Tableaus of different states drive past Rajpath, the ceremonial boulevard, during the full dress rehearsal for the upcoming Republic Day Parade, in New Delhi.

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Members of the Indian Army motorcycle team perform during the full dress rehearsal for the upcoming Republic Day Parade, in New Delhi.

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Members of the Indian Army motorcycle team ''Daredevils'' perform during the full dress rehearsal for the upcoming Republic Day Parade, in New Delhi.

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Army daredevils perform a stunt during the full dress rehearsal for the upcoming Republic Day Parade, in New Delhi.

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Indian Air Force (IAF) CH-47F(I) Chinook helicopter fly past during the full dress rehearsal for the upcoming Republic Day Parade, in New Delhi.

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Indian Air Force's three SU- 30 MKIs display Trishul maneuver during the full dress rehearsal for the upcoming Republic Day Parade, in New Delhi.

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Indian Air Force (IAF) Jaguar aircrafts flypast during the full dress rehearsal for the upcoming Republic Day Parade, in New Delhi.

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Tableau artists pose for photographs during a press preview of tableaux contingents participating in Republic Day parade 2020, in New Delhi.

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Police, Army, ITBP, NCC and NSS cadets rehearse for the Republic Day parade at Ridge, in Shimla.

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Chou dancers perform during the rehearsals for the upcoming Republic day Parade at Red Road, in Kolkata.

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Kolkata Traffic Police contingent ride on motorcycles during the rehearsals for the upcoming Republic day Parade at Red Road in Kolkata.

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Army tanks and other weapon systems are seen during the rehearsals for the upcoming Republic day Parade at Rajpath, in New Delhi.

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Indian Navy personnel during the rehearsals for the upcoming Republic Day parade amid fog, in New Delhi.

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A marching band contingent of the Sashastra Seema Bal during rehearsals for the upcoming Republic Day parade at Rajpath in New Delhi.

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Indian Navy personnel rehearse for the Republic Day parade in New Delhi.

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Indian Navy personnel rehearse for the Republic Day parade in New Delhi.

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Indian Navy personnel rehearse for the Republic Day parade in New Delhi.

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Marching contingent of BSF's camel-mounted soldiers during the rehearsal for the upcoming Republic Day parade, on a cold winter morning, at Rajpath in New Delhi.

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Indian Air Force personnel during the rehearsal for the upcoming Republic Day parade, on a cold, winter morning at Rajpath in New Delhi.

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Indian Army personnel during the rehearsal for the upcoming Republic Day parade, on a cold, winter morning at Rajpath in New Delhi.

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Indian Navy personnel during the rehearsal for the upcoming Republic Day parade, on a cold, winter morning at Rajpath in New Delhi.

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Marching contingent of BSF's camel-mounted soldiers during the rehearsal for the upcoming Republic Day parade, on a cold, winter morning at Rajpath in New Delhi.

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