RNS: The nation pays homage to great freedom fighter Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose on his birth anniversary on Saturday. It was on this day in 1897, Neta Ji was born in Cuttack, Odisha. The day is being celebrated as Parakram Diwas. The year-long celebrations to commemorate the 125th birth anniversary year of Netaji also started today. The government has decided to celebrate the birth anniversary of Netaji as ‘Parakram Diwas’ on 23rd January every year.
President Ram Nath Kovind has paid tributes to Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose as the nation commences his birth anniversary celebrations. In a tweet, Kovind said, it is befitting to celebrate this day as “Parakram Diwas” to honour his boundless courage and valour. He said, Netaji instilled the fervour of nationalism among his countless followers.
He said Netaji is one of our most beloved national heroes who made an extraordinary contribution to India’s freedom struggle. The President said, Netaji’s patriotism and sacrifice shall always inspire us. He said, we are committed to strengthening the spirit of freedom so strongly espoused by him.
President unveiled a portrait of Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose at Rashtrapati Bhavan today. The unveiling was to mark the beginning of year-long celebrations to commemorate the 125th Birth Anniversary Year of Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose.
Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu has paid tributes to the iconic freedom fighter and visionary leader, Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose on his birth anniversary today. In a tweet, Naidu said that Netaji personified valour, determination and sacrifice and played an invaluable role in liberating our motherland from the yoke of British rule. He said the nation will forever be grateful to Netaji for his enormous contribution in India’s freedom struggle.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi has paid tribute to the great freedom fighter and true son of Mother India Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose on his birth anniversary today. In a tweet, Modi said that a grateful nation will always remember his sacrifice and dedication for the independence of the country.
Defence Minister Rajnath Singh has saluted Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose on his 125th birth anniversary and remembered his contribution in the fight against freedom from British rule. In a tweet today, Singh said, Netaji is one of the greatest heroes of the country who made supreme sacrifice for the freedom of the country. He said the nation will always be indebted to him.