Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav

Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav

Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi will flag off the ‘Padyatra’ (Freedom March) from Sabarmati Ashram, Ahmedabad on 12th March 2021 & inaugurate the curtain-raiser activities of the ‘Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav’ ([email protected]). Prime Minister will also launch various other cultural and digital initiatives for the [email protected] celebrations and will also address the gathering at Sabarmati Ashram.

Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav

Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav is a series of events to be organised by the Government of India to commemorate the 75th Anniversary of India’s Independence. The Mahotsav will be celebrated as a Jan-Utsav in the spirit of Jan-Bhagidari.

A National Implementation Committee headed by the Home Minister has been constituted to chalk out policies and planning of various events to be undertaken under the Commemoration. The curtain raiser activities are beginning from 12th March 2021, 75 weeks prior to 15th August 2022.

Padyatra

The Padyatra to be flagged off by PM will be undertaken by 81 marchers from Sabarmati Ashram in Ahmedabad to Dandi in Navsari, a journey of 241 miles that will end on 5th April, lasting for 25 days. The Padyatra will be joined by different groups of people on the way to Dandi. Union Minister Shri Prahalad Singh Patel will lead the first lap of 75 kilometres of the padyatra.

Curtain Raiser Initiatives under [email protected]

The event will witness the inauguration of the curtain-raiser activities planned under the theme [email protected] like a film, website, song, Aatmanirbhar Charkha and Aatmanirbhar Incubator.

Along with the above initiatives, a cultural program presenting the celebration of the indomitable spirit of the country will also be organized. It will include music, dance, recitation, reading of the Preamble (each line in a different language, representing the different regions of the country). Depicting the youth power, as the future of India, there will be 75 voices in the choir as well as 75 dancers in the event

OV Team