In pics: India's celebrates 73rd Independence Day

| Updated on August 15, 2019 Published on August 15, 2019

India celebrated its 73rd Independence Day on Thursday. Prime Minister Narendra Modi talked about various issues ranging from the removal of Article 370, triple talaq, simultaneous elections to India becoming an open defecation free country in his speech that was presented at the Red Fort. Kolkata also witnessed a variety of events as part of its celebrations. Take a look at the slide show.


Photos: Debasish Bhaduri, Kamal Narang

Published on August 15, 2019