On 12th March 1968, Mauritius adopted a new constitution and gained its independence as a constitutional monarchy. ... However, exactly 24 years later, on 12th March 1992, Mauritius became a republic within the British Commonwealth, with all political power vested in the Prime Minister. we have launched a special Independence Sales coupon which you can used while checkout. while checkout use the coupon: 'Independence Sales' and benefit from 10 % discount. HAPPY INDEPENDENCE DAY!!