Sunday, 26 January 2020 The Republic Day is a national holiday of India, which is celebrated to mark the day when India officially adopted the Constitution of India. It is one of the three national holidays of India, the other two being Independence Day and Gandhi Jayanti. This national holiday honours the date 26 January 1950, when India's Constitution came into effect by replacing the Government of India Act. This day commemorates the historic moment when India became the Independent Republic after years of struggle.
Superstar Salman Khan on Sunday wished countrymen a "Happy Republic Day" in a quite different manner. He posted a video of him biking on the roads of Mumbai, urging everyone to stay fit and healthy. "Keep being fit India ...Wish you all a very Happy Republic Day," Salman wrote on Instagram.