Sale of tickets for Republic Day Parade, Beating Retreat begins

New Delhi : The sale of tickets has commenced for the general public to witness the Republic Day Parade at Rajpath and Beating Retreat Ceremony at Vijay Chowk.

The prices of tickets for the Republic Day Parade on January 26 are – Rs. 500 for reserved seats, Rs. 100, Rs. 50 and Rs. 20 for unreserved seats.

The tickets for the Beating Retreat Ceremony (Full Dress Rehearsal) on January 28 are in the category of Rs. 50 and Rs. 20. It does not have reserved seats.

Tickets are available at seven departmental sale counters on all days from 10a.m to 5.30p.m (without lunch break). These counters are located at North Block round about, Pragati Maidan (Gate No. 1), Jantar Mantar (Main Gate), Shastri Bhawan (near Gate No. 1), India Gate (near Jamnagar House, Shahjahan Road), Red Fort (near police picket), and Sena Bhavan (Gate No. 2).

The above sale counters are open till January 25, and the tickets are sold on the basis of production of Aadhaar Card, Voter ID Card or Identity Card issued by the Centre or State governments only.

For further details, if any, please contact Gurdeep Singh, Officer on Special Duty, Sale of Tickets and Printing, on telephone number 011- 2301 1204. (ANI)