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Know what is Beating Retreat, performed 3 days after Republic Day

New Delhi: January 29 is the day India performs its Beating Retreat ceremony every year.  This ceremony officially denotes the end of Republic Day festivities and is performed after three days from Republic Day.   It
India TV News Desk January 28, 2014 7:51 IST
India TV News Desk
New Delhi: January 29 is the day India performs its Beating Retreat ceremony every year.  

This ceremony officially denotes the end of Republic Day festivities and is performed after three days from Republic Day.   

It is a moving ceremony and performed by the bands of the three wings of the military, the Indian Army, Indian Navy and Indian Air Force.