Mahatma Gandhi’s 150th Birth Anniversary  

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  • burj Khalifa

    World3, Oct 2019, 9:18 AM IST

    Gandhi Jayanti 2019: Burj Khalifa pays tribute, lights up with Bapu's images

    On the occasion of Mahatma Gandhi’s 150th birth anniversary, India was not the only country to pay tributes to Bapu. Countries such as France, United Arab Emirates also paid tributes to the Father of India. Burj Khalifa in Dubai was lit up with photographs of Gandhi. 
                        

  • India3, Oct 2019, 8:50 AM IST

    PM Modi declares India open defecation free on Gandhi Jayanti

    On Mahatma Gandhi’s 150th birth anniversary, Prime Minister Narendra Modi declared India open defecation free. He said that 99 percent of rural villages in India have declared themselves open defecation free and that 11 crore toilets were built for 60 crore people within 60 months. 

  • gandhi

    India2, Oct 2019, 9:52 AM IST

    Gandhi Jayanti 2019: Here's how India honours Bapu on 150th birth anniversary

    India celebrates Mahatma Gandhi’s 150th birth anniversary and a number of events have been lined up across the nation. The BJP has extended it Gandhi Sankalp Yatra by three months. 

  • India2, Oct 2019, 7:29 AM IST

    Gandhi Jayanti 2019 Live Blog: Nation pours tribute to Father of the Nation

    October 2, 2019 marks Mahatma Gandhi’s 150th birth anniversary and the nation has woken up to pay tributes to the Father of the Nation. Prime Minister Narendra Modi is expected to address the nation and declare the country open defecation free. 

  • World22, Sep 2019, 3:37 PM IST

    India to mark Mahatma Gandhi’s 150th anniversary with march in the Netherlands

    On Mahatma Gandhi’s 150th birth anniversary, a number of public awareness events are scheduled to take place including a march for non violence in the Netherlands. The celebrations will commence with the cycling rally on September 29 to spread awareness about the Gandhian philosophy of simplicity and sustainability, India's Embassy  said in a statement.