TN celebrates Republic Day

Chennai, Jan 26 (PTI) The 72nd Republic Day was celebrated in Tamil Nadu on Tuesday with Governor Banwarilal Purohit unfurling the tricolour at the Marina here.

Chief Minister K Palaniswami gave away medals, including for gallantry and communal harmony to various recipients.

Colourful cultural programmes depicting India's diversity were performed at the event while a few floats were also taken out to mark the day.PTI SA SS PTI PTI PTI