The birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi, the father of the nation, is celebrated in state with due dignity.
On Gandhi’s 152nd birth anniversary, several leaders across the political spectrum paid homage to the father of the nation.
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi paid homage to Mahatma Gandhi, saying his life and ideas will inspire every generation to walk the path of their duties.
“I bow to respected Bapu on Gandhi Jayanti. His noble principles are globally relevant and give strength to millions,” he added.
The prime minister the visited Raj Ghat memorial to pay his tribute to Gandhi.
State Minister Bhagwan Das laid a wreath at the Gandhighat Memorial in Agartala on Saturday on the occasion of Gandhi Jayanti.
On the day of Gandhi Jayanti, a Swachhbharat Abhiyan program was held in the capital.
State Sports Minister Sushanta Chowdhury took part in it. Minister Sushanta Chowdhury was seen cleaning various roads in Kaman Chaumuhani area of the capital Agartala.