Like yesteryears birth anniversary of Father of Nation Mahatma Gandhi (better known as Gandhi Jayanti) and that of the former Prime Minister Lal Bahadur Shastri were celebrated on 2 October 2022. Nearly 50 workers and volunteers offered floral tributes to both the great personalities.
On this occasion Disha Director KN Tiwari highlighted life of Mahatma Gandhi and remembered his struggles and movements. Gandhi Ji threw away the British rule by treading the path of truth and non-violence. He did commendable job for the unity of the country, mutual brotherhood, and social unity. Alongside, he worked for the rights of Dalits, exploited, minorities, tribals, and women. He also remembered struggles and contributions of Lal Bahadur Shastri.
Other speakers remembered different movements launched by Gandhi Ji like non-cooperation movement, civil disobedience movement, satyagrah against Rowlatt Act, Champaran movement, Quit India Movement, etc.
The event was covered by the local media also.