President Droupadi Murmu Highlights Ram Temple on India’s Republic Day

President Droupadi Murmu, during her Republic Day address, praised the Ram Temple in Ayodhya as a testament to India's cultural heritage. She also highlighted the role of women athletes.

President Droupadi Murmu expressed on Thursday that the Ram Temple in Ayodhya will be etched in history as India’s ongoing rediscovery of its civilizational heritage. In her address to the nation on the eve of the 75th Republic Day, President Murmu emphasized the significance of the Ram Temple, stating that it symbolizes the nation’s continued connection to its rich cultural past. She highlighted that the construction of the temple represents a milestone in India’s journey towards embracing its diverse heritage.

India Celebrates Its 75th Republic Day

India marked its 75th Republic Day on January 26, 2024, commemorating the day when the country’s constitution came into effect. The day was celebrated with great enthusiasm and patriotic fervor across the nation. President Droupadi Murmu addressed the nation, emphasizing the importance of unity in diversity as India progresses in the global community of nations. She described this period as an epochal change for the country and highlighted the significant role of women athletes in India’s remarkable international performances.

President Murmu’s Address and Key Highlights

“This is a period of epochal change,” President Murmu declared in her Republic Day eve address. She lauded the construction of the Ram Temple in Ayodhya as a testament to India’s rediscovery of its civilizational heritage. The president also praised women athletes for their contributions to India’s impressive performances on the international stage. President Murmu expressed her optimism for a stronger show by Indian athletes at the upcoming Paris Olympics. She emphasized that the current phase in India is the early years of Amrit Kaal, as the country moves towards the centenary of its independence.”

Republic Day Celebrations and Highlights

  • A total of 1132 personnel from various departments, including the Police, Fire Service, Home Guard, Civil Defence, and Correctional Service, participated in the Republic Day parade.
  • French President Emmanuel Macron was the chief guest of the 75th Republic Day celebrations.
  • The celebrations included a grand parade showcasing India’s military might, cultural diversity, and achievements in various fields.
  • President Murmu and French President Macron arrived at Kartavya Path on a horse-drawn ‘buggy’, symbolizing the historic significance.
  • The construction of the Ram Temple in Ayodhya was hailed as a testament to the people’s trust in the judicial process.

Sources:, EFE, Others

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