Over 600 school kids to take part in R-Day parade

Over 600 school kids to take part in R-Day parade

New Delhi, January 17

Schoolchildren from three Delhi schools and a centre in Rajasthan's Udaipur will take part in the cultural programme during the Republic Day parade in

the capital on January 26, the Defence Ministry said on Friday.

The Defence Ministry and the Delhi government have selected 636 children (474 girls and 162 boys) from various schools across the capital for the occasion, the statement said.

The Delhi students are from the DAV Centenary Public School, Model Town; Bengali Senior Secondary School, Sarojini Nagar, and the Sarvodaya Kanya Vidyalaya in Janakpuri, besides the West Zone Cultural Center in Udaipur, the statement said. — IANS

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