On Saturday, Lokmanya Tilak and Chandra Shekhar Azad received honors from Prime Minister Narendra Modi in recognition of their birthdays.
He also presented a portion of Mann Ki Baat from a few years back when he discussed Chandra Shekhar Azad and Lokmanya Tilak.
In a series of tweets, the Prime Minister expressed his respect for Lokmanya Tilak and Chandra Shekhar Azad on their birth anniversaries. These two heroes personify bravery and patriotism. Sharing my remarks from a couple of years ago’s #MannKiBaat regarding them.
According to Prime Minister Modi’s video, many great people have committed their lives to the country. One such figure was Lokmanya Tilak, who made a lasting impression on Indians.
Additionally, he posted pictures from his trips to Mumbai when he stopped by the Lokmanya Seva Sangh, which was closely associated with Lokmanya Tilak.
“The massive Ganesh Utsav, which sparked a sense of cultural awareness among the populace, is one of Lokmanya Tilak’s enduring legacies. I visited the Lokmanya Seva Sangh, which has a solid connection to Lokmanya Tilak, during one of my travels to Mumbai, according to Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
Chandra Shekhar Azad was born in 1906, whereas Lokmanya Bal Gangadhar Tilak was born in 1856.
Tilak is widely known for advocating Swaraj, or national self-governance under the British administration. He also launched the weekly “Kesari” and “Mahratta” and boldly conquered the British with his writing.
Chandrashekhar Azad was only 15 years old when he participated in the Non-Cooperation Movement, but he had been motivated to fight for the nation at a very early age.
He also says, “We shall confront the enemy’s bullets. We were and shall continue to be free.