The 69th Republic Day was celebrated at Vishwakarma University with active participation of students and faculty. After the flag hoisting ceremony, the national anthem was sung by a group of students. Later, the Vice Chancellor Dr. Siddharth Jabade addressed the assembly of students, staff and faculty. In his speech, Vice Chancellor, Dr. Siddharth Jabade highlighted the unique features of sovereignty, secularism, and democracy enshrined in the preamble our constitution. The Vice President of Vishwakarma University Dr. Wasudeo Gade also addressed the students reminding them of their responsibilities as the future of the country. He stressed that as citizens of the largest democracy in the world, we should exercise our fundamental right to vote. He also highlighted the importance of maintaining discipline at all time. The programme ended with the distribution of sweets.