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Republic Day of India
Republic Day honors the date, when the Constitution of India which is the supreme law of India, drafted by the Chairman of the Drafting Committee of the Constituent Assembly Dr. B. R. Ambedkar and associates, came into effect on 26 January, 1950 as the governing document of India.
It is one of three national holidays in India, the other two are Independence Day and Gandhi Jayanti.
Know The Constitution Of India
The Constitution of India is the supreme law of India. It lays down the framework defining fundamental political principles, establishes the duties, procedures, powers and structure of government institutions and sets out fundamental rights, duties and directive principles of citizens. It is the longest written constitution of any sovereign country in the world and one of the greatest nation in the history of world “INDIA” is governed by it.
Who wrote the Indian Constitution?
It is important to note that there is no single person who has written the Constitution of India, however, the credit for drafting the Constitution is in general given to Dr. B. R. Ambedkar, as he was the Chairman of the Drafting Committee of the Constituent Assembly for drafting the Indian Constitution.
The Constitution was adopted by the Indian Constituent Assembly on 26 November 1949, and came into effect on 26 January 1950 and our government became a fully democratic government, and thus India became an independent republic.
Why Is Republic Day celebrated on 26 January ?
The reason why 26 January was chosen as the Republic day of India is because it was on 26 January 1930, when Indian National Congress proclaimed the Declaration of Indian Independence ( Purna Swaraj ) as opposite to the Dominion status offered by British Regime at that time.
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