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Republic Day celebrations to end with Beating retreat at Delhi today

Representative image. Photograph:( ANI )

WION Web Team New Delhi, Delhi, India Jan 29, 2018, 02.17 AM (IST)

Beating the Retreat ceremony will be held today at Vijay Chowk in Delhi marking an end to the Republic Day celebrations in the country.


The Republic Day is a three-day celebration and is concluded with a beating retreat on the third day. 

The Beating Retreat ends with a song "Abide by Me", which is said to one of the favourites of 'Bapu".