Celebrations of 75 years of India’s Independence- “Azadi Ka Amrut Mahotsav”.
Objectives and purpose:
The celebrations which commenced 75 weeks prior to the Independence Day 2022 would continue up to 15th August 2023. Hon’ble Prime Minister inaugurated the year-long celebrations from Gujarat on 12th March 2021, which also marks the 91st anniversary of the historic Salt Satyagraha led by Mahatma Gandhi.
The festival of 75 years of independence should be such that the spirit of the freedom struggle, a tribute to the martyrs and a pledge and resolve to build India of their dreams could be experienced. The series of events organized to commemorate the 75th anniversary of India’s independence would be based on public participation and revolve around five themes: (i) the freedom struggle, (ii) ideas, (iii) achievements, (iv) actions and (v) resolve.
As per the notifications issued by Ministry of Education and Ministry of Information and Broadcasting, all educational institutions have been advised to celebrate “Azadi ka Amrut Mahotsav” by organising a plethora of events with conferences/seminars/symposium/ essay competition and related activities in their respective campuses as part of year- long celebration.