Nation pays homage to Mahatma Gandhi and Lal Bahadur Shastri on their birth anniversary today
Nation is paying homage to Mahatma Gandhi on his 151st birth anniversary today. A series of activities are being organized across the country and around the globe.
Many virtual events are being organised in view of Covid-19 pandemic.
A Sarva Dharma Prarthana Sabha was organised at Rajghat, the Samadhi of Mahatma Gandhi in the National Capital. Prime Minister Narendra Modi paid floral tributes to Bapu at the Rajghat.
The Nation is also remembering former Prime Minister Lal Bahadur Shastri on his 116th birth anniversary on Friday. Prime Minister Narendra Modi paid floral tributes to shastriji at his samadhi in Vijay Ghat.
Mahatma Gandhi’s birth anniversary is also observed as the International Day of non-violence.