As part of the 72nd Republic Day Celebrations, Ministry of Defence and various other Central Ministries have planned a number of activities to create festive and patriotic mood across the nation. Ministry of Defence in a statement said that an online quiz Contest on the subject of 1971 – Bangladesh Liberation War is being conducted by it in association with MyGov from 11th to 22nd of January,2021. It also said that Live Band Concerts across the Country are being conducted by Indian Army, Indian Navy, Indian Air Force and Police from 10th to 22nd of this month.
The Ministry will also launch the revamped Gallantry Awards Interactive Website on 25th January. The activities also include Short Film Competition to be conducted by Ministry of Information and Broadcasting from 16th -to 24th January and Online National Sports Webinars which is being conducted by Department of Sports from 20th to 30th of January, 2021 besides Online Bharat Parv will be conducted by Ministry of Tourism from 26th to 31st of this month.