PM Modi said India and ASEAN have relations "free from contests and claims" and believe in sovereign equality of all nations irrespective of size.
A ceremonial border personnel meeting was held between the Indian and Chinese armies in Ladakh region to mark India's 69th Republic Day
Terming the Western media propagandist, former Afghan President Hamid Karzai said that India should develop its own sources in his country.
Puducherry Lt Governor Kiran Bedi unfurled the tricolour at the Indira Gandhi sports complex here on the occasion of the country's 69th Republic Day.
Tripura Governor congratulated the people here for maintaining 'its long tradition' of peace and harmony and said the state should uphold democratic values.
Maharashtra Governor Ch Vidyasagar Rao said that the state registered an average economic growth of nine percent over the last four years.
RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat unfurled the national flag at a school run by Sangh workers in Palakkad city on India's 69th Republic Day.
Governor Banwarilal Purohit led the 69th Republic Day celebrations in Tamil Nadu, unfurling the Indian tricolour at the Marina to mark the occasion.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi greetethe nation on the occasion of the 69th Republic Day.
President Ram Nath Kovind approved 390 gallantry awards and other Defence decorations for the Armed Forces personnel and others on the 69th Republic Day.