Meghalaya depicted the Jaintia Festivals and a colourful dance by a tribal community. Rajasthan brought alive the Amer Fort that lies on the outskirts of state capital Jaipur. Assam showcased its enthralling Bhortal dance, while the Punjab focussed Maharaja Ranjit Singh atop the Lahore fort. Goa, Nagaland and Sikkim also showcased their cultural heritage.
There were also tableaux from the textile ministry, the HRD ministry, the Indian Railways and the Election Commission.
Tribal Affairs Ministry, CPWD, Finance Ministry, Agriculture Ministry, Ministry of Communication and Information Technology, and Steel also showcased their achievements.
Image: Performers wave to the crowd from the float of the state of Goa on Rajpath during the main Republic Day parade in New Delhi, Thursday, January 26, 2012