Micro-blogging site Twitter on Wednesday launched a Republic Day emoji that will be available till January 27.
The emoji design is an interpretation of the Indian tricolour which will appear after the hashtag in the Tweet.
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"We are thrilled to give users a new way to join in the public conversation on Republic Day," said Mahima Kaul, Head of Public Policy and Government, Twitter India, in a statement.
Users across the world can now be a part of the Republic Day emoji celebration by using the hashtags #RepublicDay or #HappyRepublicDay or #RepublicDay2017 when composing a Tweet.
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The hashtag activation is also available in Indian languages.