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Key events since Independence in India

1947 – Constitution Assembly assumes power as India gains independence. Jawaharlal Nehru and other members taking pledge during the midnight session of the Constituent Assembly of India held on 14 and 15 August 1947. Source: Wikipedia

71 key events since Independence in India

India has come a long way post Independence. Right from setting foot at the South Pole, crossing the 1 billion population mark to launching 104 satellites in the orbit, India has made progress by leaps and bounds to grow as one of the fastest growing economies in the world.

Here’s the journey India has taken, in pictures from 1947 to now:

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