India's Independence Day was celebrated with great fervour on August 15, not just in India but also around the world.
Here are some glimpses of the festivities and celebrations of India's 73rd Independence Day from across the globe:
The 73rd #IndependanceDay of India was celebrated with great enthusiasm at the #IndiaHouse. Ambassador @HarshShringla unfurled the National Flag and read out the President’s message, and also addressed gathering of more than 500 members of the Indian-American community @MEAIndia pic.twitter.com/Y5gRdOmmi8— India in USA (@IndianEmbassyUS) August 15, 2019
President Shri Ramnath Kovind, Raksha Mantri Shri @rajnathsingh along with three Services' Chiefs paying homage to the martyrs at National War Memorial, New Delhi on the occasion of #IndependenceDay2019, today pic.twitter.com/cqfMljzZoE— ADG (M&C) DPR (@SpokespersonMoD) August 15, 2019
HC @RuchiGhanashyam hoisted Indian flag in Bedford. The ceremony was organised by Bandhan Bedford, Cllr Charan Sekhon and the Indian Community in the city. @ckssekhon @DaveTheMayor @MEAIndia @RamiRanger @RtHonLordPaulPC @SEVATrustUK @JiteshGadhia @Lord_Bilimoria pic.twitter.com/gjT7OuZxJ0— India in the UK (@HCI_London) August 15, 2019
Happy Independence Day: Amb Suchitra Durai unfurled the tricolour at a grand function at Bangkok in which over 450 persons representing Indian community and friends of India participated. @IndianDiplomacy pic.twitter.com/6bUMTUZmjH— India in Thailand (@IndiainThailand) August 15, 2019
#IndependenceDay2019 Embassy of India, Manila celebrated the 73rd Independence Day of India with great fervour. The event commenced with Ambassador hoisting the tricolor and reading the President's message which was followed by a short cultural program.#IndianDiplomacy#MEAIndia pic.twitter.com/t6aOX2DB6R— IndiainPhilippines (@indembmanila) August 16, 2019
Hoisted Tiranga in Antananarivo, Madagascar and read the address of the Hon’ble President of India @rashtrapatibhvn to the nation on 73rd #IndependenceDayIndia in presence of a large number of members of Indian community in Madagascar 🇮🇳🤝🇲🇬 pic.twitter.com/Wd8kJGrkgm— Abhay K. (@theabhayk) August 16, 2019