May 23, 2008 · Independence Day, in India, national holiday celebrated annually on August 15. Independence Day marks the end of British rule in 1947 and the establishment of a free and independent Indian nation. It also marks the anniversary of the partition of the subcontinent into two countries, India and Pakistan, which occurred at midnight on August 14–15, 1947. (In Pakistan, Independence Day is ...
1 day ago · t. e. Independence Day is celebrated annually on 15 August as a public holiday in India commemorating the nation's independence from the United Kingdom on 15 August 1947, the day when the provisions of the Indian Independence Act, which transferred legislative sovereignty to the Indian Constituent Assembly, came into effect.
- Commemorates the independence of India
Independence Day is a gazetted holiday in India on August 15 each year. National, state and local government offices, post offices and banks are closed on this day. Stores and other businesses and organizations may be closed or have reduced opening hours. Public transport is usually unaffected as many locals travel for celebrations but there ...
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On August 15, 1947, at midnight, India gained independence and was concluded by the iconic speech by Jawaharlal Nehru, “Tryst with destiny.”. The great British rule over India came to an end with the powers transferred to the newly independent entities Pakistan and India.
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1 day ago · Without proper rendering support, you may see errors in display. Manipur ( / ˌmʌnɪˈpʊər /;   Meitei: Kangleipak [a]   ) is a state in northeast India, with the city of Imphal as its capital.  It is bounded by the Indian states of Nagaland to the north, Mizoram to the south and Assam to the west.