New Delhi [India], Jan 25 (ANI): On the eve of Republic Day, Congress President Rahul Gandhi greeted the nation and urged all citizens to protect the constitution of the country to ensure justice, liberty, equality and fraternity for all. Also Read - Tamil Nadu Assembly Election 2021: AIADMK, DMK Continue Seat-sharing Talks, Fate of Sasikala to be Decided

In a written address to the citizens, the Congress chief said, “On this Republic Day, let us renew our lifelong pledge to protect our constitution, the keystone of our cherished Republic and to defend it as one people, whenever it is endangered.” Also Read - Delhi MCD Election Results 2021 Updates: AAP Wins 4 Seats, Congress 1; Kejriwal, Sisodia Laud Victory

Indicating that the constitution was threatened at present, Gandhi added, “More than ever before in the history of our young nation, we must defend these treasured commitments.” Also Read - Priyanka Gandhi Gets Late For Assam Rally, Runs To Stage; BJP Says 'Congress Always Late' | VIDEO

Republic Day honours the date on which the Constitution of India came into effect on January 26, 1950. (ANI)

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