NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday paid tributes to one of many icons of India’s freedom wrestle Bal Gangadhar Tilak on his 100th dying anniversary, saying his mind, braveness and thought of “swaraj” proceed to encourage folks. He […]
He additionally shared a quick video of one in every of his ‘Mann ki Baat’ programmes during which he had referred to Tilak’s efforts to unite folks towards the British rule.
“India bows to Lokmanya Tilak on his 100th punya tithi (dying anniversary). His mind, braveness, sense of justice and thought of Swaraj (self rule) proceed to encourage,” Modi tweeted.
The prime minister recalled how Tilak evoked self-confidence amongst folks and gave the slogan ‘Swaraj is our birthright and I shall have it’.