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This 15th August marks the 75th year of Independence of our great country India.
75th Anniversary of Indian Independence or Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav is an ongoing event, in which the 75th Anniversary of the Independence of India is being celebrated in India and abroad. We have come along in a great way to grow as country in all fields and spheres of life .India is the hub of global democracy and an example for being the melting pots of all civilizations and religions and cultures. The cultural and religious, language diversity of India has been amazing. No other country in the world is as pluralistic as India is .
We have become global leaders be it in the field of Agriculture or Science.
As a matter of fact , The Government of India decided to celebrate the 75 years of Independence of India, with great excitement and tribute to freedom fighters. So, they decided to do various programs and the government named the celebration as ‘Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav’. Amrit Mahotsav. meaning Nectar of grand celebration which signifies the 75 years of India’s independence from British Raj .The overall celebrations began on 12 March 2021 and will continue up to 15 August 2023.
In the usual ceremonial practice the Prime Minister of India hoist the flag from Red Fort at Delhi followed by speech on achievements and proud moments as a people of this country.
The individual states and cities of India will also celebrate the same at their local level.
It is worth mentioning here that,
Jammu and Kashmir Lieutenant Governor Manoj Sinha few days back said ‘Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav’ provides a perfect opportunity for new dreams and new resolve to bring about peace, prosperity, and all-around progress in the country. Sinha dedicated the 16th edition of ‘Awaam Ki Awaaz’ program to the people who are working for the betterment of society and nation building.
Jan Bhagidari, Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav, Good Governance, Police-Public Cooperation, Reviving Heritage, and Women Entrepreneurs were among the focus areas of this month’s episode of Awaam ki Awaaz program which was aired recently on all local and primary channels of All India Radio (AIR) in the Union territory and also broadcast on DD Kashmir.
It is a pride moment for India Within a short span of ten days, India Post has sold more than 1 crore national flags, through its 1.5 lakh post offices as well as online, informed the Ministry of Communications few days back .
“Department of Posts (DoP) with its omnipresent network of 1.5 lakh post offices, has taken the ‘Har Ghar Tiranga’ programme to every citizen of the country. Within a short span of 10 days, India Post has sold more than 1 crore national flags, through post offices as well as online, to citizens,” the statement said.
These Flags have been sold by the department at a price of Rs 25.
These 75 years of Independence are certainly a proud moment for the country to cherish with full heart and soul .