Modi mentioned that he’s glad to notice that ‘Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav’ is taking the type of a mass motion
New Delhi: In his month-to-month “Mann Ki Baat” tackle on Sunday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi hailed the sacrifices of India’s heroic freedom fighters. Providing his “humble tributes” to the revolutionaries who made quite a few sacrifices for the nation, Modi mentioned that he’s glad to notice that “Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav” is taking the type of a mass motion. He urged individuals to place “tiranga” because the profile image on their social media platforms between August 2 and 15.
The PM mentioned India will “witness a splendid and historic second” because the nation celebrates the seventy fifth anniversary of Independence on August 15 this 12 months.
Calling the 91st episode of Mann Ki Baat particular, Modi mentioned, “The Almighty has blessed us with this nice fortune. Give it some thought… Had we been born within the period of slavery, then how would we’ve imagined today? That craving for freedom from slavery, that desperation for freedom from the shackles of subjugation, how formidable it should have been!”
The PM exhorted the nation to do not forget that thousands and thousands of our countrymen fought for independence each single day and sacrificed for the sake of freedom.
He mentioned think about waking up each morning dreaming about India’s independence and ultimately dedicating our lives to the liberty motion, chanting “Vande Mataram” and “Bharat Maa Ki Jai” for a greater future for our nation and the generations to come back.
Referring to “Azadi Ki Railgadi Aur Railway Station”, a authorities initiative to create consciousness among the many individuals in regards to the function of Indian Railways within the freedom wrestle, the PM identified that many railway stations within the nation are related to the historical past of the liberty motion and urged individuals to go to such stations of their neighborhood to find out about their significance within the freedom wrestle.
He mentioned, “75 such railway stations have been recognized unfold over 24 states throughout the nation. These 75 stations are being embellished very ornately. Many sorts of programmes are additionally being organised on these stations. You also needs to take out time to go to one such historic station in your neighborhood.”
Mr Modi added, “Gomoh Junction in Jharkhand is now formally often known as Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose Junction Gomoh. Have you learnt why? Really, at this very station Netaji Subhash was profitable in dodging British officers by boarding the Kalka Mail. All of it’s essential to have heard the identify of Kakori Railway Station close to Lucknow. The names of courageous hearts like Ram Prasad Bismil and Ashfaq Ullah Khan are related to this station. The courageous revolutionaries had displayed their may to the British by looting the treasury of the British being carried by prepare. Everytime you discuss to the individuals of Tamil Nadu, you’re going to get to find out about Vanchi Maniyachchi Junction in Thoothukudi district. This station is called after the Tamil freedom fighter Vanchinathan ji. This is identical place the place Vanchi, 25 years of age then, had punished one British collector for his actions.”
Referring to the heroism of Indian freedom fighters Mr Modi additional mentioned, “Pals, on July 31, all of us countrymen salute the martyrdom of Shaheed Udham Singh ji. I provide my humble tributes to all such different nice revolutionaries who sacrificed their all for the nation.”
The PM additionally expressed his happiness over Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav taking the type of a mass motion. “Folks from all walks of life and from each part of society are taking part in numerous programmes linked with it. One such occasion came about in Meghalaya earlier this month. Folks remembered the courageous warrior of Meghalaya, U. Tirot Singh, on his demise anniversary. Tirot Singh ji fiercely opposed the British conspiracy to regulate the Khasi Hills and destroy the tradition there,” he mentioned.