According to Army officials, next year 2023, on January 15, the Army Day Parade will be held in the Southern Command area.
The Indian Army decides to shift the Army Day parade held every year on January 15 in Delhi away from the national capital. Next year’s Army Day parade to be held in Southern Command area: Indian Army officers pic.twitter.com/WgAvZR4s59
— ANI (@ANI) September 19, 2022
It is noteworthy that on this day there was a transfer of power in India from the British. On this day, there is a military parade and all those new technologies, which the Indian Army has acquired or put into service, are displayed.
The Indian Army was officially established on 1 April 1895. The army got its first chief after the independence of India on 15 January 1949. The Indian Army was officially handed over to country this day
On this day, General Sir Francis Butcher handed over the command of the Indian Army to Lt. General KM Cariappa. In 1947, Lt. Gen. Cariapp led the Indian Army in the war against Pakistan on the western border.