The 74th Republic Day parade was distinctive in some ways because it showcased not solely India’s cultural range but additionally the nation’s army may. The nationwide capital witnessed a spectacular presentation of self-discipline and grit as Military contingents and different personnel marched on the Kartavya Path. Among the many army tools on show was the Akash Radar System or Akash weapon system which was deployed to counter any misadventure by the Pakistan Air Drive.
Indian Military’s Lethality, Accuracy and Reliability witnessed a leap with the acquisition of platforms just like the Akash Missile System, satellites, Modular Bridges, towed weapons, utility helicopters, digital warfare methods and the likes of surface-to-air missiles have been on show on the Kartavya Path. This 12 months, solely Made-in-India weapon methods have been showcased on the Republic Day parade together with ammunition showcased India`s indigenization energy, together with 21 Gun Salute via `Made in India` 105 mm Indian Discipline Weapons, just lately inducted LCH Prachand, the Okay-9 Vajra howitzers, MBT Arjun, Nag anti-tank guided missiles, Akash air defence missiles, and the Fast Response Combating Autos.
The Akash weapon system of 27 Air Defence Regiment of the Amritsar airfield led by Captain Sunil Dashrathe and accompanied by Lt Chetana Sharma of 512 Mild AD Missile Regiment at the moment marched on the Kartavya Path. The weapon system is able to retaining the Indian sky protected and secure. It was used as a potent deterrent in 2019 towards Pakistan when it was deployed as a counter-measure to Pakistan’s Air Drive publish the Balakote Air Strike.
The Republic Parade 2023 kicked off with a march by a contingent of the Egyptian Armed Forces. A number of contingents made their presence felt on the Kartavya Path. It included a contingent within the uniform of the 61 Cavalry, led by Capt Raizada Shaurya Bali. Raised in 1953, the 61st Cavalry is the one serving energetic Horsed Cavalry Regiment within the World, with the amalgamation of all of the ‘State Horse Models’.
Mechanised Infantry Regiment, commanded by Capt Harshdeep Singh Sohi, was the subsequent to observe after the superior mild helicopters fly previous. The Mechanised Infantry, dubbed as ‘Tomorrow’s Regiment in At this time’s Military’, is the youngest regiment of the Indian Military.