Prime Minister Narendra Modi greeted the nation on Thursday on the occasion of India’s 74th Republic Day. Modi said this time, the occasion is also special because the country is celebrating it during the “Amrit Mahotsav” of Independence.

“Many wishes for Republic Day. This time this occasion is also special because we are celebrating it during the Amrit Mahotsav of Independence. We wish to move ahead unitedly to make the dreams of the great freedom fighters of the country come true. Happy Republic Day to all fellow Indians!,” Modi tweeted.