[ad_1] Independence Day 2023: A look at all PMs who hoisted Tricolour at Red Fort

Independence Day 2023: A look at all PMs who hoisted Tricolour at Red Fort

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Jawaharlal Nehru was the first PM of India. He delivered 17 speeches from the Red Fort.

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Lal Bahadur Shastri was the second PM of India and delivered two speeches on Independence Days.

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PM Indira Gandhi addressed the nation 11 times on I-Days before a 3-year break.

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Former PM Morarji Desai hoisted national flag twice at Red Fort from 1977 to 79.

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Former PM Charan Singh hoisted the national flag once at the Red Fort on I-Day in 1979

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Rajiv Gandhi delivered I-Day speech five times from Red from 1984 to 1989.

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VP Singh hoisted Tricolour once at the Red Fort on the occasion in 1990

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PV Narasimha Rao hoisted national flag at Red Fort 5 times from 1991 to 95.

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H.D. Deve Gowda hoisted Tricolour once at Red Fort in 1996

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I.K. Gujral also hoisted national flag once at Red Fort in 1997.

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Atal Bihari Vajpayee was PM from 1998 to 2004 and hoisted Tricolour 6 times at Red Fort.

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Manmohan Singh was PM from 2004 to 14 and delivered I-Day speech 10 times.

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Narendra Modi is the serving PM of India. He will hoist the Tricolour on I-Day for the 10th time in 2023.

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