PHOTOS: Colours of 67th Independence Day celebrations
New Delhi: India celebrated its 67th Independence Day on Thursday with utmost enthusiasm. Also, Video-sharing site YouTube has associated with national broadcaster Doordarshan for live streaming of the 67th Indian Independence Day celebrations as well as Prime Minister's address to the nation.
"This association will enable millions of Indians worldwide to enjoy high definition live feed on Doordarshan's YouTube channel and get front row access to all celebrations lined up for the grand event," YouTube said in a release. The live streaming of Independence Day celebrations, a first for YouTube, will be available on August 15 from 6:25 am (IST) onwards, capturing the flag-hoisting ceremony by Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, from the ramparts of the historic Red Fort, it added.
Here are the pictures of how people celebrated Independence Day across India.
(Images courtesy: Bhaskar News, AFP)