Prime Minister Narendra Modi today paid tribute to all the freedom fighters, movements, uprising and struggle of the freedom movement. He specially paid homage to the movements, struggles and personalities who have not been duly recognized in the saga of the glorious freedom struggle of India.
After launching the Azadi ka Amrit Mahotsav ([email protected]) at Sabarmati Ashram, PM Modi said,“Each and every struggle and fight was India’s strong declaration of truth against the forces of falsehood, a testimony to India’s independent temperament.”
The Sikh Guru tradition energized the country for protection of the culture and traditions, he said.
The Prime Minister noted Kol, Khasi, Santhal, Naga, Bhil, Munda, Sanyasi, Ramoshi, Kittur movement, Travancore movement, Bardoli Satyagrah, Champaran Satyagrah, Sambhalpur, Chuar, Bundel and Kuka uprisings and movements. He said that many such struggle kept the flame of freedom burning bright in every period and region of the country.