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India's Republic Day 2021: Violence breaks out in Delhi as police and farmers clash amidst tractor rally

Chaos and ruckus were reported from various parts of the border areas of Delhi on Tuesday as the protesting farmers entered the national capital defying the agreement of the scheduled time of tractor rally and creating multiple fronts at Karnal Bypass, Mukarba Chowk, Transport Nagar, Akshardham, Gazipur and Tikri border.
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03:30 PM
Delhi Metro: Entry/exit gates closed of all grey line stations
03:24 PM
Lathicharge and tear gas shells resorted to push back protesters in Nangloi
03:16 PM
Traffic movement closed from Dwarka More to Uttam Nagar East metro station
03:12 PM
Police personnels appealing to farmers to go by pre-approved route
02:47 PM
Connaught Place in Delhi to remain closed
Farmers' protest: Traders' association says Connaught Place to remain closed following Delhi Police advisory
02:31 PM
Farmers climb domes of Red Fort
Protesting Farmers climb the domes of Red Fort to hoist and install their flag
02:25 PM
Flags installed by protesters
02:22 PM
Security beefed up on both sides of Delhi-Jaipur expressway(NH-48)
In view of the farmers' tractor rally, the #Gurugram Police erected concrete barriers and containers on both sides of the #Delhi-Jaipur expressway (NH-48) near the NSG campus to stop the farmers from entering the national capital.
Security beefed up on both sides of Delhi-Jaipur expressway(NH-48)
02:12 PM
Tweet by Rahul Gandhi
02:07 PM
Protestors hoists flags from ramparts of Red Fort in Delhi
02:05 PM
Protesters enter Red Fort, wave their flags
01:55 PM
Dramatic scenes witnessed on Republic Day near ITO intersection in Central Delhi
Dramatic scenes were witnessed on Tuesday after the agitating farmers clashed with the #Delhi Police near ITO intersection in central Delhi, with the police firing the tear gas shells and resorting to lathi charge to disperse the farmers.
Dramatic scenes witnessed on Republic Day near ITO intersection in Central Delhi
01:50 PM
Protesting Farmers reach Red Fort in Delhi
01:46 PM
Delhi Police fell unconscious, looked after by another Police personnel
01:44 PM
DTC vandalised by protesting farmers at ITO in Central Delhi
01:37 PM
Voilence continues in ITO in Central Delhi
01:34 PM
Farmers Protest: Injuries during the clash between farmers and Police in ITO in Central Delhi
01:32 PM
DMRC: Entry/exit gates of ITO metro station closed
01:24 PM
Delhi Metro gates of these stations closed due to farmers protest
01:23 PM
Delhi Metro gates of Central, North Delhi closed
01:21 PM
Delhi Police appeals to protesting farmers to maintain peace
01:20 PM
Police and protesting farmers clash at ITO IN Central Delhi
01:16 PM
Delhi police officials sit on Nangloi road to block the area
01:15 PM
Delhi police personnel rescued by protesters who tried to assault him
01:09 PM
DMRC: Green line closed, entry/exit of Indrapastha metro closed
01:07 PM
Delhi Metro: Entry/exit gates of these metro stations closed due to farmers protest
01:00 PM
Chaos reported in various parts of border areas of Delhi
12:58 PM
Police use tear gas shells to disperse the protesting farmers in ITO in Central Delhi
12:56 PM
Protesters break barricade, attack police personnel in ITO in Central Delhi
12:45 PM
Haryana Chief Minister unfurled the national flag in Panchkula
12:43 PM
Delhi Traffic alert: Heavy Traffic on Wzirabad road, GT road, Vikas Marg, Pushta Road, NH-24, Road no.57 and noida link road
11:55 AM
President Kovind, Prime Minister Modi and others dignitaries leave Rajpath as the Republic Day parade concludes.
11:48 AM
The game changer Rafale makes debut on 72nd Republic Day.
11:44 AM
'Eklavya' formation comprising one Rafale, two Jaguars and two MiG-29s fly past the Rajpath.
'Eklavya' formation comprising one Rafale, two Jaguars and two MiG-29s fly past the Rajpath.
11:33 AM
Police use tear gas on groups of farmers as they try to break barricades, cemented barriers with tractors at Delhi’s Mukarba Chowk.
11:26 AM
Indo Tibetan Border Police (ITBP) jawans celebrate the 72nd Republic Day at a high-altitude Border Outpost in Ladakh.
Indo Tibetan Border Police (ITBP) jawans celebrate the 72nd Republic Day at a high-altitude Border Outpost in Ladakh.
11:17 AM
Police fires tear gas shells on farmers arrived at Delhi's Sanjay Gandhi Transport Nagar from Singhu border.
11:13 AM
With the theme ‘Mission Covid Suraksha’, the Biotechnology Tableau makes its way on the Rajpath.
11:04 AM
Designed after the theme 'Ayodhya: Cultural Heritage of Uttar Pradesh', the tableau of Uttar Pradesh also displays a replica of Ram Mandir.
Designed after the theme 'Ayodhya: Cultural Heritage of Uttar Pradesh', the tableau of Uttar Pradesh also displays a replica of Ram Mandir.
10:58 AM
The Punjab tableau celebrates the 400th birthday of Sikh Guru Tegh Bahadur.
10:54 AM
Assam tableau representing 172-year-old tea industry makes its way on the Rajpath.
10:47 AM
Ladakh tableau makes its debut at the Republic Day parade at Rajpath.
Ladakh tableau makes its debut at the Republic Day parade at Rajpath.
10:38 AM
The Camel contingent of the Border Security Force under the command of Deputy Commandant Ghanshyam Singh, at Rajpath.
10:35 AM
Flight lieutenant Bhawna Kanth, one of the first three female fighter pilots of the country, is part of the Indian Air Force tableau at the Republic Day parade.
10:32 AM
Indian Airforce Contingent marches at Rajpath.
10:30 AM
Farmers carry out tractor parade at Ghazipur border amid high security deployment.
10:22 AM
Marching Contingent and Band of Bangladesh Army participate in Republic Day parade. The 122-member strong contingent is participating in the parade for the first time and is being led by Lt Col Abu Mohammed Shahnoor Shawan.
10:20 AM
Led by Captain Deepanshu Sheoran, contingent of the 61 Cavalry marching on the Rajpath.
10:14 AM
21 Gun Salute presented by Ceremonial Battery of 223 Field Regiment following the unfurling of the national flag.
10:05 AM
India's national flag unfurled at the Republic Day celebrations at Rajpath
India's national flag unfurled at the Republic Day celebrations at Rajpath
09:58 AM
How the Republic Day celebrations are different this year
How the Republic Day celebrations are different this year
09:49 AM
President Ram Nath Kovind arrives at Rajpath
President Ram Nath Kovind arrives at Rajpath
09:46 AM
PM Modi pens his thoughts after paying homage to martyrs at the National War Memorial.
PM Modi pens his thoughts after paying homage to martyrs at the National War Memorial.
09:41 AM
PM Modi pays homage at National War Memorial
PM Modi pays homage at National War Memorial
09:36 AM
Republic Day celebrations begin at Rajpath with PM Modi's arrival
Wreath-laying ceremony starts
09:18 AM
Visuals of barricades at Jhatikra Border which connects Gurugram and Delhi
09:17 AM
Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal greets people, salutes "commitment and struggles of farmers, corona warriors and soldiers of the country".
09:14 AM
Audience gathers at Rajpath with social distancing to watch the Republic Day parade
The gathering at Rajpath will be sparse in light of the COVID-19 pandemic
09:10 AM
WATCH: Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP) hoists the national flag at Ladakh heights celebrating Republic Day 2021 at 17,000 feet.
08:56 AM
Farmers break barricades at Delhi border
Reports say farmers have broken barricades at Tikri border
08:53 AM
Inspector Pratibha Sharma, who was the investigating officer of the 'Nirbhaya Case' will be awarded the Police Medal for Meritorious Service.
Of the total 38 officers being awarded, 17 will get the Police Medal for Gallantry (PMG), three get the President's Police Medal for Distinguished Service and 18 will be conferred the Police Medal for Meritorious Service on the occasion of Republic Day.
08:47 AM
Google celebrates India's Republic Day with a doodle
"Today's doodle, illustrated by Mumbai-based guest artist Onkar Fondekar honours the day 72 years ago when the Indian Constitution took effect and made official the country's full transition to a sovereign republic," said Google, as per PTI.
Google celebrates India's Republic Day with a doodle
08:38 AM
Security heightened in Delhi for Republic Day and farmers' rally
The city has been brought under heavy security cover with deployment of thousands of security personnel in central Delhi and several border points.
08:27 AM
Thousands of protesting farmers head towards Delhi borders
08:21 AM
Home Minister Amit Shah wishes the nation, speaks of India's diversity and remembers the brave men who fought for the country
08:18 AM
President Ram Nath Kovind's speech on Republic Day eve gives special mention to farmers and soldiers
The President in his speech said that "a grateful nation is fully committed to the welfare of our farmers." He also spoke about the Indo-China border clash, "We faced an expansionist move on our borders, but our valiant soldiers foiled it."
07:59 AM
Gurugram's civil defence department gets President's medal
For the first time in the history of Haryana, the President's Civil Service Medal has been awarded to Gurugram's Civil Defence Department. The award will be received by Chief Warden Mohit Sharma, on behalf of the department.
07:58 AM
6 NIA officials awarded President's Police Medals
Six National Investigation Agency (NIA) officials on Monday have been conferred with the President's Police Medals for distinguished service and meritorious service on the occasion of Republic Day 2021.
07:52 AM
32 children selected for PM Rashtriya Bal Puraskar
On the eve of 72nd Republic Day, the Central government on Monday announced to confer Pradhan Mantri Rashtriya Bal Puraskar (PMRBP) to 32 children from across the country with exceptional abilities and outstanding achievements.
07:47 AM
PM Modi wishes nation a Happy Republic day 2021
07:39 AM
Guidelines for tractor rally: No weapons, no provocative slogans
The Sanyukt Kisan Morcha (SKM) has also issued guidelines for the rally and instructed the participants not to carry any kind of weapon or use any provocative slogans.The SKM said that the rally will be led by the vehicles of the farmer leaders and everybody has to follow the instructions of the traffic volunteers, who will be deployed at every junction.
07:38 AM
The timing for the tractor rally is from 12 p.m. to 5 p.m.
The protesting farmers and the Delhi police have agreed to a lengthy list of guidelines to be strictly followed during the tractor rally on Republic day.The Delhi police have made it clear that if any deflection from the agreed set of over three dozen guidelines is seen, the permission for the tractor rally would stand invalid. This has put the onus on the farmers and the volunteers to peacefully conduct the tractor rally and return to the designated spot once the rally is over.According to the consensus reached by the two sides, not more than 5,000 tractors and 5,000 people would be permitted to take out the rally in the national capital on Republic Day. The farmers' proposed tractor rally would start after the end of the Republic Day celebrations. The timing for the rally is from 12 p.m. to 5 p.m.
07:34 AM
President's medals for 19 Karnataka police personnel
In recognition of their meritorious service, 19 police personnel, including one IPS officer from Karnataka were Monday conferred the President's medals on the eve of the 72nd Republic Day."IPS officer and Inspector General of Police (IGP), Intelligence, Bengaluru, A. Subramanyeswara and 18 police personnel from across the state have been awarded the President's medal for meritorious service," said the Karnataka director general of police office in a statement here.Among the 18 personnel are B.S. Nemagowda, Superintendent of Police (SP) in the Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB), Belagavi district, B. Ramachandra, Deputy Superintendent of Police (DySP), CID, Bengaluru; D. Ashoka, DySP, Railway sub-division, Bengaluru; C. Balakrishna, DySP, STF & Vigilance, BDA, Bengaluru; V.K. Vasudev, DySP, Crime, Chief Office, Bengaluru; B. Puttaswamy, Police Inspector (PI), Chamarajanagar district; S. Balachandra Naik, Circle Police Inspector (CPI), Chitradurga; Prakash, Assistant Sub-Inspector (ASI), Udupi, H. Eshwaraiah, ASI, State Intelligence, Bengaluru and M. Venkatesh, Special ARSI, KSRP, Bengaluru.
07:20 AM
Tight security for Republic Day 2021 celebrations and tractor parade
New Delhi, Jan 26 (PTI) With the national capital on Tuesday witnessing two big events--Republic Day celebrations and a farmers' tractor parade--the city has been brought under heavy security cover with deployment of thousands of security personnel in central Delhi and several border points.The Samkyukt Kisan Morcha, an umbrella body of 41 unions leading protests against the Centre's farm laws, said their tractor parade will not enter central Delhi and it will start only after the official Republic Day parade on Rajpath concludes.
07:16 AM
Twitter launched new emoji to celebrate Republic Day 2021
As Indians across the world gear up to celebrate the 72nd Republic Day, Twitter on yesterday announced the launch of a specially dedicated emoji to mark this momentous occasion.The unique emoji design depicts the Indian Air Force (IAF) fly past in the Indian tri-colours. The flypast soars the skies as part of the Republic Day celebrations each year.
Twitter launched new emoji to celebrate Republic Day 2021
07:10 AM
Police has allowed farmers to enter Delhi
Police has said that the barricades would be lifted at Singhu, Tikri and Gazipur borders on January 26 after the Republic Day parade is over and the farmers would be allowed to enter upto 100 kilometers within Delhi with their tractors
07:10 AM
But Republic day will also be celebrated by thousands of protesting farmers with a tractor rally
Thousands of farmers from Punjab, Haryana, Uttar Pradesh and other states have been protesting at multiple border points of Delhi at Singhu, Tikri and Gazipur borders for over three months now. They are demanding a repeal of the three central farm laws passed by Parliament in September last year.
07:10 AM
Bangladesh’s armed forces to be a part of Republic Day celebrations for the first time
A 122-member contingent from the Bangladesh army will take part in India’s Republic Day celebrations to mark the 50th anniversary of the 1971 Indo-Pak war.
07:09 AM
From Rafale jets to India’s first woman fighter pilot – here’s what you should watch out for
This year’s Republic Day has multiple firsts. India’s recently acquired Rafale jets will be a part of the parade, the Central Reserve Police Force will have its own tableau for the first time, while Indian Air Force’s tableau will feature one of India’s first woman fighter pilots – Flight Lieutenant Bhawana Kanth.
07:09 AM
PM Narendra Modi will be a part of the Republic Day celebrations in Delhi.
However, for the first time there won’t be a Chief Guest as UK’s Prime Minister Boris Johnson had cancelled his visit in light of the COVID-19 pandemic.