Following VIPs/dignitaries would unfurl the national flag and take Rashtriya salute on Republic Day.
Dignitaries who would be gracing the event as chief guest at various places include state governor Nikhil Kumar- Kohima; NLA speaker Kiyanilie Peseyie - Zunheboto; NLA deputy speaker Ralanthung –Tizit; minister for urban development & higher education Dr. Shürhozelie –Wokha; G. Kaito Aye minister, roads & bridges -Mon ; Imkong Imchen minister, home -Dimapur ; Nyeiwang Konyak Minister, school education, SCERT –Tuensang; Kuzholuzo minister, health & family welfare –Phek; P. Longon minister, soil & water conservation, LRD –Peren; M.C. Konyak minister, forest, excise –Mokokchung; Dr. Ngangshi K. Ao minister, PHE –Noklak; Dr. Chumben Murry minister, agriculture –Kiphire; Pangnyu Phom parliamentary secretary, RD, REPA –Longleng; Yanthungo Patton parliamentary secretary, G&M, irrigation & FC –Meluri; Naiba Konyak parliamentary secretary, YR&S and LR –Pfutsero; Wochumo Kithan; parliamentary secretary, prison, home guards, fire & emergency services –Pughoboto; Er. Saku Aier parliamentary secretary (housing) –Aboi; R. Khing parliamentary secretary, horticulture –Longkhim; T. Torechu parliamentary secretary, CAWD –Chozuba; P. Dako Phom parliamentary secretary, transport, mechanical –Bhandari; Dr. K.C. Nihoshe parliamentary secretary, industries & commerce –Tuli; Neiba Kronu deputy chairman, SPB –Tobu; Dr. Nicky Kire chairman, NKVIB –Niuland; Shetoyi chairman, NHHDC –Shamatore; Nuklutoshi Chairman, NIDC –Medziphema; L. Temjen Jamir Advisor, NBDA –Chiephobozou; Vikho-o Yhoshü Advisor, IT&TE –Tseminyu; Deo Nukhu advisor, art & culture and NRE –Aghunato; Kejong Chang advisor, VGs, GBs & DBs –Mangkolemba; E.E. Pangteang Advisor, DUDA –Naginimora.