New Delhi: Tech giant Google on Wednesday celebrated India's 72nd Independence Day with a special doodle. The Independence Day Google doodle showed the national animal and national bird of India - tiger and peacock, respectively.
India celebrates its freedom from the British colonial rule on August 15, 1947, the same the the country separated from Pakistan.
President Ram Nath Kovind addressed the nation on Tuesday on the eve of Independence Day.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday unfurled the national flag and addressed the nation from the historic Red Fort.