KATHMANDU, March 4: Nepal Army observed the "Maha Shivaratri and Army Day-2075" at the Army Pavilion, Tudikhel.
Supreme Commander of the Nepal Army, Bidya Devi Bhandari, paid homage to the martyrs at the "Bir Smarat" before being honoured with the "Guard of Honor" by the Nepal Army.
The traditional, the celebratory firing from rifles and canons, March past, military skills and drills were demonstrated by the Nepali Army, according to the Army Headquarters.
The signifying banner of Army Day 2075 and showering of flowers will be displayed by the helicopters of Nepali Army.
Every year, the Nepali Army observes the 'Army Day' on the auspicious occasion of "Maha-Shiva Ratri."
"The Nepali Army marks Army day, reaffirming its devotion to the people and the nation, reflecting its organizational unity, characterized by patriotism and military professionalism," the Army Headquarters said.