Press Information Bureau
Government of India
Ministry of Defence
01-February-2005 12:12 IST
Prizes for Republic Day Parade 2005 Participating Contingents
Sikh Regiment has been declared best marching contingent among the three services in the Republic Day Parade 2005. Among the Para-military Forces and other Auxiliary Marching Contingent, Delhi Police got the first place. In the school children’s item Chattisgari Karma dance presented by South Central Zone Cultural Centre, Nagpur was awarded the first prize while Virasat presented by Sachdeva Public School, Rohini was given the second place followed by Dola of Assam presented by DAV Modern School Yousuf Sarai, Delhi at the third place.

In the tableaux section, Karnataka bagged the trophy while the Department of Justice received the second prize. The third position was shared by the tableaux of Uttar Pradesh, Jammu & Kashmir and Ministry of Railways.