New Delhi, Jan 22: Jammu and Kashmir tableau is all set to take part in the 68th Republic Day parade here.
The tableau, portrays the culture of Jammu and Kashmir with full dress rehersals, wwith dogri suits and Kashmiri firans making the rounds.
Lakshadweep will also take part this year after a gap of 23 years. Its tableau will focus on the tourism opportunities and hidden destinations.
Other states participating in the Republic Day parade are Odisha, Arunachal Pradesh, Maharashtra, Manipur, Gujarat, Karnataka, Himachal Pradesh, Haryana, West Bengal, Punjab, Tamil Nadu, Goa, Tripura, Jammu and Kashmir and Assam.
Ministerial departments taking part are the Central Board of Excise and Customs, Ministry of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprise, Ministry of Housing and Urban Poverty Alleviation, Council of Scientific and Industrial Research, Central Public Works Department and Ministry of Skill Development.