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Republic Day parade at Marine Drive after 30 years

Mumbai: Mumbai is celebrating its Republic Day with a parade at Marine Drive after a gap of three decades. Maharashtra Governor K Sankaranayan unfurled the tricolour near Air India building on Marine Drive. He took
India TV News Desk January 26, 2014 14:50 IST
India TV News Desk
Mumbai: Mumbai is celebrating its Republic Day with a parade at Marine Drive after a gap of three decades.

Maharashtra Governor K Sankaranayan unfurled the tricolour near Air India building on Marine Drive. He took the salute at a marchpast of contingents comprising Army, Navy, Air Force and other forces.

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Tableaux from different regions of the state were on display.

For the last three decades, R-Day parades used to be held at Shivaji Park, but today's parade was a departure from tradition.