Prime Minister of India Narendra Modi launched the ‘Azadi ka Amrut Mahotsav’ celebration, seventy-five weeks ahead of the 75th Independence Day.
In order to commemorate 75 years of India’s Independence and to participate in the celebrations of ‘Azadi ka Amrut Mahotsav’, Dnyanprassarak Mandal’s College and Research Centre, Assagao, Bardez, organised activities for its faculty and students.
The Library and Information Centre of Dnyanprassarak Mandal’s College and Research Centre, organised a week-long exhibition of books on ‘India’s Freedom Struggle’. The books on India’s Freedom struggle available in the library’s collection were displayed at the exhibition.
The department of history organised a talk on the topic India’s Freedom Struggle. The talk was delivered by heritage activist and environmentalist, Prajal Sakhardande who is also an associate professor, department of history, Dhempe College of Arts and Science, Miramar. The talk was organised via Google Meet and attended by 73 participants.
During this talk, Sakhardande highlighted the various phases of India’s Freedom Struggle from the revolt of 1857 till the Independence of India. He emphasised on the importance of the Gandhian Movement, the contribution of revolutionaries, the role of women and also the significance of the Indian National Army.