Published By: Nibandh Vinod
Last Updated: January 26, 2024, 17:00 IST
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Beating Retreat ceremony serves as the majestic conclusion to the week-long Republic Day festivities in India.
REPUBLIC DAY 2024: The Beating Retreat Ceremony serves as the majestic conclusion to the week-long Republic Day (R-Day) celebration. It is scheduled to take place on January 29 at Vijay Chowk, Delhi. This year’s ceremony promises to be a spectacular event presided over by the President Droupadi Murmu.
A highlight of this year’s Beating Retreat Ceremony will be a grand fanfare featuring 29 tunes inspired by Classical Ragas. The tunes will be played by bands of the Indian Army, Indian Navy, Indian Air Force and CAPFs. Vice President Jagdeep Dhankhar, Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Defence Minister Rajnath Singh.
Additionally, the event boasts the distinction of hosting the largest Drone Show to date, with 3,500 indigenous drones illuminating the sky over Raisina Hill, providing a breathtaking visual spectacle.
How to LIVE Stream Beating Retreat Ceremony Online?
For those unable to attend in person, there are various options for catching the live broadcast. The Beating Retreat Ceremony will be streamed live on the Doordarshan National YouTube channel, allowing viewers to experience the grandeur from the comfort of their homes.
How to watch the Beating Retreat Ceremony LIVE on TV?
Television enthusiasts can tune in to the Doordarshan National channel to witness the live broadcast of the Beating Retreat Ceremony on TV, capturing all the cultural richness and patriotic fervour of the event.
How to watch live from the venue?
For those eager to be part of the live audience at Vijay Chowk, tickets must be booked in advance. The nearest Metro stations to the venue are Shivaji Stadium, Janpath, and Udyog Bhawan, offering convenient access for attendees.
How to Book Tickets For Beating Retreat Ceremony Online?
Booking tickets for the Beating Retreat Ceremony 2024 can be done online through the official website www.aamantran.mod.gov.in. The process is simple:
- Visit the website and register with your mobile number.
- Enter the provided Captcha code and fill in the necessary personal details of the attendees.
- Complete the registration by entering the OTP received on your mobile.
- Choose the desired ticket category, such as FDR – Republic Day Parade, Republic Day Parade, Rehearsal – Beating the Retreat, Beating the Retreat – FDR, or Beating the Retreat Ceremony.
- Make an online payment to secure your tickets.
- A QR code will be generated for enhanced security, containing the venue’s address.
It’s important to note that these tickets are non-cancellable and non-transferable. Each registered mobile number is limited to booking a maximum of 10 tickets, ensuring a fair distribution of available slots for this remarkable event.