Press Release

Celebration of 148th Birth Anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi

Oct 06, 2017

Consulate General of India, Birgunj celebrated 148th Birth Anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi on 2nd October, 2017 in the Chancery premises. Consul General and Officers/Staff members offered floral tribute to Mahatma Gandhi and spoke about his various mass movements in the freedom struggle of India, principle of non-violence, relentless fights against social, political and economical injustices. Besides, his vision, efforts to end the social practices of Untouchability and Self reliance in economic fronts were highlighted. The speakers also spoke about the efforts of the Government, various organizations and the people to achieve the targets of " Swachh Bharat Mission" and the measures under taken by the post under "Swachhta hi Sewa" campaign.