Alirajpur, Madhya Pradesh, India
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on 9 August 2016 launched 70 Saal Azaadi, Yaad Karo Kurbani celebrations in Alirajpur, Madhya Pradesh. The Yaad Karo Kurbani was a 15-day programme and was aimed at celebrating 75th anniversary of the Quit India Movement and 70 years of Independence.
Key highlights of the campaign
- The 70 Saal Azaadi, Yaad karo Qurbani campaign is aimed at developing a feeling in every person that nation is first and individual is secondary.
- It seeks to provide an opportunity for the people to recall the supreme sacrifices made by freedom fighters during freedom struggle.
- The goal of the campaign is to inform the youngsters about the unsung heroes and the history of the freedom struggle.