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Republic Day dignitaries from the past

Republic Day dignitaries from the past

News Nation Bureau | Updated : 22 January 2015, 04:52:00 PM
Republic Day dignitaries from the past

Republic Day dignitaries from the past

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India is all set to welcome Barack Obama on his historic India for the upcoming Republic Day. We bring you a look at the rare pictures of dignitaries who bought grace to India’ proud moment.
Republic Day dignitaries from the past

Republic Day dignitaries from the past

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India celebrated its first Republic Day on January 26, 1950. Indonesian President Sukarno and Lady Sukarno were Chief guests at the moment.
Republic Day dignitaries from the past

Republic Day dignitaries from the past

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King Norodom Sihanouk of Cambodia visited India in 1963. Dr. Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan was the President at the moment.
Republic Day dignitaries from the past

Republic Day dignitaries from the past

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In 1968, President of Yugoslavia, JB Tito, attended the Republic day as the Chief Guest. Dr. Zakir Husain who was the first Muslim President of India received JB Tito.
Republic Day dignitaries from the past

Republic Day dignitaries from the past

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In 1971, President of Tanzania Julius Nyerere attended Republic Day. He was attended by President V. V. Giri.
Republic Day dignitaries from the past

Republic Day dignitaries from the past

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In 1972, Prime Minister of Mauritius Sir S Ramgoolam of Mauritius was chief guest with President V. V. Giri receiving him.
Republic Day dignitaries from the past

Republic Day dignitaries from the past

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President of Argentina, Raul Alfonsin attended Republic Day parade in 1985 with Giani Zail Singh attending him.