India's Independence Day 2019 - Images & Wishes
Indian Independence Day is annually celebrated on 15th August, as a national holiday in India commemorating the nation's independence from the United Kingdom on 15 August 1947, the UK Parliament passed the Indian Independence Act 1947 transferring legislative sovereignty to the Indian Constituent Assembly.
Independence day - Thursday 15 August 2019
This is year independence day is celebrated on Thursday, 15 August 2019.
Independence Day Celebrations 2019
Independence coincided with the partition of India, in which the British India was divided along religious lines into the Dominions of India and Pakistan; the partition was accompanied by violent riots and mass casualties, and the displacement of nearly 15 million people due to religious violence. On 15 August 1947, the first Prime Minister of India, Jawaharlal Nehru raised the Indian national flag above the Lahori Gate of the Red Fort in Delhi.
On each subsequent Independence Day, the incumbent Prime Minister customarily raises the flag and gives an address to the nation. The holiday is observed throughout India with flag-hoisting ceremonies, parades, and cultural events. This is a national holiday.
This year Indian Prime Minister Mr. Narendra Modi will hoist the flag above the Lahori Gate of Red Fort.
This year 73rd Indian independence day is celebrated on 15th August 2019, Thursday. People celebrate "Happy Independence Day 2019 " all over the country by hoisting flags and sharing sweets with friends and neighbors.
Independence Day Wishes 2019
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Let's celebrate freedom. Happy Independence Day 2019!