India’s 60th Republic Day celebrated in London

January 26th, 2009 - 9:15 pm ICT by IANS  

Pratibha PatilLondon, Jan 26 (IANS) Indian High Commissioner to Britain Shiv Shankar Mukherjee unfurled the tricolour at India House in central London to celebrate the 60th Republic Day of India.The unfurling was followed by the singing of the national anthem and patriotic songs.

The function was attended by the officers and members of staff of the high commission along with their family members.

As is the practice, the high commissioner also read out Indian President Pratibha Patil’s address to the nation.

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