MU NEWS/IMPHAL, Jan 25 :
A young lady army officer from Manipur will unfurled the national flag of the Republic Day parade at Rajpath in the National capital tomorrow.
“Lieutenant Haobam Bella Devi of Ordnance Corps has been assigned the duty this year. Lt Haobam Bella Devi, a second generation army officer, is daughter of Col HG Singh(Retd) of Top leikei, Singjamei, Imphal,” says Public Relations Officer Lieutenant Colonel Ajay Kumar Sharma of the Defence Wing Imphal.
One of the most important and prestigious event in the Republic day parade at Rajpath New Delhi is the unfurling of the national flag, it added. When the President along with Chief Guest has been seated, the CO of presidents bodyguard gives command for salute, right after that, the national flag is unfurled and national anthem is played along with 21 gun salute.
Source: Manipur Update