Prime Minister Narendra Modi is likely to focus on the theme of ‘New India’ in his address to the nation on 73rd Independence Day on Thursday.
To mark what will be his sixth consecutive address to the nation, 3,500 girl students drawn from 41 government schools in the national capital, 5,000 boys and 700 NCC cadets of 17 schools will display ‘strength in unity’ by the formation of words — ‘Naya Bharat’ (New India).
“On this festival of national fervour, 3,500 girl students drawn from 41 government schools in Delhi; 5,000 boy spectators and 700 NCC cadets (Army, Navy and Air Force) of 17 schools, through their willing and committed presence will display ‘strength in unity’ by the formation of words Naya Bharat,” read a statement from the Ministry of Defence on Wednesday.
Prime Minister Modi will lead the nation in celebrating the 73rd Independence Day at the iconic Red Fort in the national capital on Thursday. Read More