French contingent 1st time at Indian Republic Day parade

Updated: 26 January, 2016 17:15 IST
French troops participated in the Republic Day parade on Rajpath here on Tuesday. A group of 130 soldiers from the French army along with their band participated on the parade. There has been no occasion in the past when foreign troops have participated in the march past during a Republic Day celebrations.
First Published: 26 January, 2016 12:22 IST