President of the USA in 2015, Barack Obama was the first guest who visited after Narendra Modi became Prime Minister in 2014. Image Credits: Reuters.
François Hollande, President of France visited India in 2016 for Republic Day. Image Credits: Reuters.
Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, the Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi was the Chief guest in 2017. Image Credits: Reuters.
In 2018, India had 10 guests - Hassanal Bolkiah, the Sultan of Brunei, Hun Sen, the Prime Minister of Cambodia, Joko Widodo, the President of Indonesia, Thongloun Sisoulith, the Prime Minister of Laos, Najib Razak, the Prime Minister of Malaysia, Aung San Suu Kyi the State Counsellor of Myanmar, Rodrigo Duterte, the President of Philippines, Lee Hsien Loong the Prime Minister of Singapore,Prayut Chan-o-cha the Prime Minister of Thailand and Nguyễn Xuân Phúc the Prime Minister of Vietnam. The ten were leaders of ASEAN countries. Image credits: Twitter/@narendramodi.
Cyril Ramaphosa, the President of South Africa was the guest of honour in 2019.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi waves next to Brazil's President Jair Bolsonaro and India's President Ram Nath Kovind as they arrive to attend India's Republic Day parade in New Delhi, India., in 2020.(Image: Reuters)