While we pay homage to Mahatama Gandhi on his martyrdom day, we need to resolve to continue to fight and banish the ideology that killed him. Mere symbolism will not do; it is his thought that needs to be imbibed in us all.
Yet another example of vain efforts to erase the memory of India's icons from the nation's consciousness.Any one is welcome to spin Khadi but to remove Mahatama Gandhi's photo on official diaries and calendar by KVIC and replace those with Prime Minister's is certainly objectionable and tantamount to playing with history of India's freedom struggle.Gandhi on charkha is a national message.
Joined H S Lucky,Congress candidate for Chandigarh MC elections from Ward No.1 (Sectors 1 to 11) at the opening of his Election Office in Sector 7 market today. Thereafter, he received tremendous response from the people during door-to-door campaign in the market. An excellent start of the campaign on the very first day.
It is now ten days since the sudden withdrawal of ₹1000 and ₹ 500 currency notes as legal tender by the Modi government.These two denominations accounted for 86% of the total currency in circulation.The announcement was made with great aplomb and at Goa the Prime Minister played to the gallery like an accomplished magician. While he announced the vanishing of extant currency in thin... View details ⇨
Joined in the celebration of Chhat parv at New Lake,Chandigarh by Purvanchal Welfare Association.It was an occasion of prayers,gaiety and greetings. Gratifying to see the Chhat site,developed a few years back, hum with pious activity.
Chandigarh Congress organised a massive party meeting at Rajiv Gandhi Bhawan yesterday.AICC Incharge, Smt Asha Kumari and Sh Harish Chaudhary ExMP and Secy.AICC addressed the gathering extorting party persons to work relentlessly for furthering the Congress ideals and in service of the people.
While the Chandigarh Congress was carrying out a peaceful march in Sector 35 today against the BJP government 's skewed policy of One Rank One Pension to ex defence personnel,the police under orders of the high ups obstructed,arrested and carried away some 140 of them in two buses to Police Station.The Chandigarh Congress also paid tributes to army veteran Subedar Ram Kishan Grewal who was... View details ⇨
It was a wonderful experience to talk to Class XI students of Govt.Model Senior Secondary School,Sector 19 yesterday on the Constitution of India. Heartening to find students evince interest in learning also about non curricular topics and widen their horizon.
Thirty two years back Smt Indira Gandhi made the supreme sacrifice of her life at the altar of India's unity ND integrity.A grateful nation would always remember her.Recalling an interview of hers before the 1971 war; exudes elegance and confidence without histrionics or rhetoric.
Rajiv Gandhi Study Circle today organised an impressive seminar on "Journey of Modern India:Pluralism,Secularism,Democracy" at Panjab University.Grave concern expressed by participants at growth of intolerance in the country and branding of critics as anti national.