President to address nation on eve of Independence Day

President Pranab Mukherjee will address the nation on the eve of the 68th Independence Day on Thursday.

Last Updated: Aug 13, 2014, 18:36 PM IST

Zee Media Bureau

New Delhi: President Pranab Mukherjee will address the nation on the eve of the 68th Independence Day on Thursday.

The address will be telecast live by Doordarshan and All India Radio first in English and then followed by Hindi translation from 7 pm onwards, a press release from the Rashtrapati Bhawan stated.

Doordarshan will also telecast translation of the address in regional languages from 8:00 to 8:30 pm, while AIR will broadcast regional language versions of the address from 9:30 pm onwards.