Watch India’s 66th Independence Day Live on YouTube
August 15th marks the day in the history of India when we got independence from British. Tomorrow, i.e., August 15th 2013 marks the 66th Independence Day. The whole country will be hoisting the national tricolor tomorrow. The ritual also involves the PM hoisting the Indian National Flag at Red Fort, New Delhi.
This year, the Republic Day (celebrated on 26th of January every year) was streamed live on YouTube and according to news sources, it received over 1 lac views. This year, you’ll also be able to watch the events on YouTube. Usually, events on both these days are broadcasted by the National TV Channel (Doordarshan).
PM Dr.Manmohan Singh’s speech and almost every other even will be streamed live tomorrow. Those who want to watch the proceedings can start heading to YouTube by 6:25 AM IST tomorrow.
Apart from that today, i.e. 14th August at 7:00 PM IST, you can watch the Hon’ble President Pranab Mukherjee’s speech live. Click here to watch it live.
By the way, Techayu wishes you a Happy Independence Day! (2)