In Pictures: Independence Day celebrations at Red Fort

Updated: Aug 16, 2016, 12:49 IST
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    Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrives to deliver his Independence Day speech from The Red Fort in New Delhi on August 15, 2016
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    Narendra Modi walks to inspect a guard of honour, during the 70th Independence Day celebrations, in New Delhi on August 15, 2016
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    School children listen to Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Independence Day speech from The Red Fort in New Delhi on August 15, 2016
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    Prime Minister Narendra Modi gestures as he delivers his Independence Day speech from The Red Fort in New Delhi on August 15, 2016
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    Prime Minister Narendra Modi (C) walks with officials after delivering his Independence Day speech from The Red Fort in New Delhi on August 15, 2016
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    Indian Army personnel pose for a "selfie" after Independence Day celebrations at the Red Fort in New Delhi on August 15, 2016
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    Schoolchildren pose after Independence Day celebrations at the Red Fort in New Delhi on August 15, 2016
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    Prime Minister Narendra Modi meets with Indian schoolchildren after delivering his Independence Day speech from The Red Fort in New Delhi on August 15, 2016
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    Prime Minister Narendra Modi meets with Indian schoolchildren after delivering his Independence Day speech from The Red Fort in New Delhi on August 15, 2016
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    Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi (C) waves to spectators before leaving The Red Fort, during the 70th Independence Day celebrations, in New Delhi on August 15, 2016
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Prime Minister Narendra Modi delivered his Independence Day speech from Delhi's 17th-century Red Fort, highlighting his government's achievements. Pictures from the event courtesy AFP

 

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