There will be no foreign chief guest on India's Republic Day 2022. The decision has been taken in the wake of the current surge in COVID-19 infections across the country due to the highly transmissible Omicron variant of COVID-19.
Pro Kabaddi League Schedule: The entire season of the Pro Kabaddi League will be held at the Sheraton Grand Bengaluru Whitefield Hotel and the convention center. The schedule of Season 8’s second part has been released in January 2022. Find the PKL Schedule 2021-22 in the table below.
PM Modi will host the first India-Central Asia Summit in a virtual format. The summit will be held with the participation of the Presidents of the Kyrgyz Republic, Kazakhstan, Tajikistan, Uzbekistan, Turkmenistan.
Roberta Metsola, elected as the President of the European Parliament, is a politician from the European Union’s smallest nation. She is viewed as a political moderate despite the controversy over her anti-abortion stance.
Republic Day 2022 Chief Guest: India had invited the heads of all five central Asian nations to be the Chief Guests at the Republic Day celebrations on January 26. The plans have been cancelled due to the third wave of COVID-19.
NDRF Day: NDRF Raising Day is observed by the National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) in India every year on January 19. NDRF Raising Day 2022 marks the formation of the disaster response force in the country back in 2006 and this year marks the celebration of the 17th NDRF Raising Day. On NDRF day, learn more about the day’s history, the current NDRF Chief, and 5 interesting facts about the National Disaster Response Force.
The Delhi Police announced that the Operation of sub-conventional aerial platforms including hot air balloons, drones, and paragliders has been banned in Delhi from January 20, 2022, ahead of Republic Day.