150 birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi Current Affairs - 2020

Bharat Parv, a festival of culture being held at Red Fort

On January 26, 2020, Bharat Parv 2020 begun at Red Fort in New Delhi. The programe is to continue till 1st February, 2020. Highlights The main objective of the programme is to increase patriotism among the citizens and also to encourage them visit tourist places in the country. The programme is being organized by Ministry Read More…

Project Gandhi Encyclopedia approved by GoI

The Ministry of Culture on December 10, 2019 approved Rs 2.95 crores financial assistance for the development of Gandhi Paedia. The project is to be implemented by National Council of Science Museums, Kolkata. Highlights The GoI is developing “Gandhi Encyclopedia” in order to spread awareness in the country. The aim is to promote Gandhian philosophy Read More…

New Commemorative Rs.150 coin launched on Mahatma Gandhi’s 150th anniversary

On the occasion of 150th birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi, Prime Minister Narendra Modi released the commemorative coins of Rs.150 denomination. PM Modi released the coins at an event held at Sabarmati Ashram in Ahmedabad, Gujarat on 2 October 2019. Sabarmati Ashram is the seat from where father of nation launched most of his freedom Read More…