- Culmination of Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav
Culmination of Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav
The Indian Prime Minister marked the culmination of Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav with the conclusion of the ‘Meri Maati Mera Desh’ campaign.
Facts for Prelims
Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav: A Commemorative Event
Inception and Inspiration:
- The Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav commenced on March 12, 2021, drawing its inspiration from Mahatma Gandhi’s historic Dandi Yatra.
Conclusion and Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel’s Birth Anniversary:
- This celebratory event reached its conclusion on October 31, 2023, coinciding with the birth anniversary of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel.
Foundation Stone for Amrit Vatika and Amrit Mahotsav Memorial:
- During this momentous occasion, the foundation stone for the Amrit Vatika and Amrit Mahotsav Memorial was ceremoniously laid.
Meri Maati Mera Desh Campaign:
- The “Meri Maati Mera Desh” campaign pays tribute to the courageous individuals who made significant sacrifices for the nation.
Diverse Commemorative Activities:
- Through collaborative efforts at various levels, the campaign encompasses diverse activities.
- These activities include erecting memorials, taking pledges, planting indigenous saplings, and conducting ceremonies to honor freedom fighters and their families.