National Integration Day – An Honour to Indira Gandhi, Iron Lady of India

Indira Priyadarshini Gandhi took her first breath in the Allahabad, Uttar Pradesh on November 19, 1917. She was daughter of Jawaharlal Nehru, an imperative figure in the India’s Freedom Movement, a move prepared to the alteration of culture inside the nation. Soon she turned into India’s 1st PM. As a result of political convictions, Nehru, together with with his family, was frequently placed behind bars for assisting Mohandas Gandhi’s (1869–1948) Freedom Movement. Mohandas Gandhi opposed the rule of Great Britain over India. This shift set Indira at the center point of India’s struggle for independence.


India observes National Integration Day or simply Quami Ekta Divas which falls on November 19, each year, for being Indira Gandhi’s birth day. It identifies the toil, tears, blood and delight of the very first lady PM of India, Indira Gandhi. India Gandhi continued to be PM of India for amost fifteen and a half years. This day involves Indians to vow towards assuring conserving of common amicability with almost every other person in the general public. Flower wreaths are presented up on the statue of Late Indian PM to honor her unique support to the nation. The entire life of Indira Gandhi revolves around for the betterment of the nation.

National Integration Day is celebrated each year in India by organising a number of events including Inter State Youth Exchange Programmes(ISYEP), national Integration Camp(NIC), National Youth Festival, National Youth Award and and so on. The aim of National Integration Day is to make individuals live in unity, peace, and dispersing of love and brotherhood among the fellow Indian Citizens. A number of Sessions and Programmes are organized to control and handle concerns connected with national Integration. A lot of local community programs are performed by individuals of diverse social backgrounds, religions, faith as well as geographical regions throughout the country.

Under her reign, India along with Indian economic situation rose from ashes since the weaker as well as poor section have progressed. There are many milestones accomplished under her reign and folks of India won’t be able to disregard those milestones that very easily ever in coming days. She had signed the Shimla pact with Pakistan along with Indo-Soviet Treaty of peace, friendship and co-operation. India experienced the 1st nuclear trials at Pokhran, the first Asian Games in New Delhi, sent the 1st astronaut Squadron Leader Rakesh Sharma to space in addition to the primary Non-aligned Summit all under her reliable direction. She had been an outstanding leader as well as fascinationg leader leaving an unforgettable and indelible mark on contemporary India and on world affairs as well as Non Alignment Movement. She was given out Bharat Ratna in 1971.


She was assassinated on 31st of October, 1984 in garden at her residential home in New Delhi in a fusillade of bullets fired by a couple of of her private Sikh bodyguards in revenge for the attack in Amritsar. She was succeeded as prime minister by her son Rajiv, who served until 1989.

In accordance to observing National Integration Day, 2013, the very first all-women Bharatiya Mahila Bank in the nation was introduced. Headquartered in Delhi, the bank plans to grow up to 25 divisions by March 31, 2014 as had been previously confirmed by the Finance Minister in his Budget talk this year. The bank will have a starting capital of Rs 1,000 crore.India valued Indira Gandhi on her 29th death anniversary on Oct 31, 2013.


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