MARTYRS’ DAY

Martyr’s Day (India): 30 January In India, there are six days declared as Martyrs’ Day (at national level also known as Sarvodaya day). They are named in honour of those who are recognised as martyrs for the nation. 30 January is the date observed in the national level. The date was chosen as it marksContinue reading “MARTYRS’ DAY”

PRAVASI BHARATIYA DIVAS

Pravasi Bharatiya Divas (Hindi: प्रवासी भारतीय दिवस, English: Non-Resident Indian Day) is a celebratory day observed (starting in 2001) on 9 January by the Republic of India to mark the contribution of the overseas Indian community towards the development of India. The day commemorates the return of Mahatma Gandhi from South Africa to Mumbai onContinue reading “PRAVASI BHARATIYA DIVAS”