Indian Navy marching contingent arrives in France for Bastille Day Parade on 14 July 2023. The contingent consists of four officers and 64 sailors led by Commander Vrat Baghel. Indian Navy represented by INS Chennai, an indigenous frontline destroyer. Indian Navy is one of the largest Navies globally, equipped with ships, submarines, and aircraft.
Indian Air Force (IAF) contingent, including four Rafale fighters and two C-17 Globemasters, departs for France. IAF contingent commanded by Squadron Leader Sindhu Reddy, an accomplished helicopter pilot.
India and France celebrating 25 years of Strategic Partnership. Strong defense partnership and deep ties in the maritime domain between India and France.
Q.: Bastille Day is celebrated every year in France on which date?
A. July 4th
B. July 14th
C. August 15th
D. September 1st
Correct Answer: B. July 14th