US lawmakers join Indians in celebrating 73rd Republic Day

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Washington, Jan 27 (PTI) Top American lawmakers joined 130 crore Indians and the Indian diaspora across the world in celebrating the country's 73rd Republic Day on Wednesday.

"Today we join with people around the world who cherish pluralism, equality and democracy as we celebrate India's birth as a constitutional republic. Wishing India a happy 73rd Republic Day," the Senate Foreign Relations Committee said, which was also tweeted by its chairman, Senator Bob Menendez.

"To all our friends celebrating today, Happy 73rd Republic Day. On this important day, India celebrates the promise of the world's largest democracy to secure 'all its citizens justice, liberty, equality, and fraternity'," tweeted Senator John Cornyn, Co-Chair of the Senate India Caucus.