New Delhi: India’s 74th Republic Day was celebrated with pomp all over the country, including the Attari border of Punjab and the India-Pakistan international border in Jammu.
The Pakistan Rangers extended greetings to the Border Security Force (BSF) personnel and both the forces exchanged sweets.
On the occasion, BSF personnel unfurled the Tricolor on the border.
The BSF said that the gates at the Attari border were opened in the afternoon, after which personnel of both the forces gathered there.
Apart from this, soldiers from both the countries exchanged sweets and greeted each other on the international border in Jammu.
Significantly, the tradition of exchanging sweets at the border takes place on Eid, Holi and Diwali apart from Independence Day and Republic Day.