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Indian school children of prepartory school Bright Academy wave... News PhotoCelebration,Child,Flag,Horizontal,Human Sciences,India,Indian Flag,Republic Day,Science and Technology,Siliguri,Waving,West BengalPhotographer Collection: AFP 2012 AFPIndian school children of prepartory school Bright Academy wave Indian national flags in Siliguri on January 25, 2012 on the eve of India's Republic Day celebrations. The ceremony is a culmination of Republic Day celebrations and dates back to the days when troops disengaged themselves from battle at sunset. India will celebrate its 63rd Republic Day on January 26 with a large military parade. AFP PHOTO/Diptendu DUTTA (Photo credit should read DIPTENDU DUTTA/AFP/Getty Images)