You ask any Indian the below question
What is special in August 15th?
Any Indian would give this answer correctly.
15th August cannot be forgotten by any Indian, be it people who lived in 1947 or 1997 or even 2047. It is a day that is most etched in every Indian’s heart. Even the new borns are taught that Indian got its independence on 15th August.
Do you know how this was first announced to the citizens? It was after this announcement that people have become citizens of India. Please see few pictures how this was announced in news papers on 15th Aug 1947
Times of India
The Morning news
The Hindustan Times
Happy Independence Day