PM Modi on 75 years of Quit India Movement

PM Modi on 75 years of Quit India Movement”

Various events were organised here on the anniversary of the Quit India movement, which has been one of the major milestones in the history of India's struggle for independence.

Without naming the BJP, Sonia vowed to continue fighting and said, "India can not be your prisoner".

She also said that during Freedom struggle, Pt Nehru spent several years in jail and many Congress men and women workers died in incarceration.

He was addressing the Lok Sabha on the 75th anniversary of the Quit India movement. "They supported Mahatma Gandhi during the movement", he said.

Union minister Ravishankar Prasad demanded Bose's remarks to be expunged.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday unveiled "Sankalp se Siddhi" which is a "new India movement" to create a nation of dreams by 2022.

"Many of the ideals have indeed been realised, even if not in full measure: a secular and democratic Constitution which guarantees Fundamental rights, Freedom of Speech and Expression, economic growth with equity and rule of law", it said. Prime Minister Narendra Modi is also expected to speak today. PM Modi then went on to term the month of August as a month of revolution as the non-cooperation movement was launched on August 1, 1920, the Quit-India movement on August 9, 1942 and on August 15, 1947 India became independent.

Attacking the BJP, Sonia had said political descendants of those who had collaborated with the colonial government were holding high office.

Addiding further Sonia Gandhi said that few organisations were against freedom of India.

"We remember the Quit India movement".

"Five years was all it took to achieve the objective of independence, once the entire country shared this common resolve", he said.

He said colonialism began in India and ended here too with India gaining independence.

The frienship has taken such a strong turn that Israel's elite sniffer and attack dogs have been deployed to beef up the security cover of the Indian prime minister, reported The Telegraph.

Congress President Sonia Gandhi says she is very happy with Ahmed Patel's victory.

Like this


09 August 2017
Nagasaki Commemorates 72nd Anniversary of Atomic Bombing
Abe, in a speech that was nearly a repeat of what he said in Hiroshima, did not mention the United Nations nuclear ban treaty. Three days after the nuclear attack on Hiroshima on August 6, the United States dropped a second bomb on Nagasaki.

09 August 2017
Dow's 10-day winning streak ends
The S&P hasn't moved more than 0.5 percent in one day since July and has fallen more than 1 percent only twice this year. Health care and technology companies were among the biggest decliners, outweighing gains in utilities stocks.

09 August 2017
Four soldiers including an officer martyred in Upper Dir raid
He added that Pakistan's valiant forces have inflicted huge damage upon terrorists and have rendered huge sacrifices in doing so. The martyrs were identified as Major Ali Salman, Havaldar Ghulam Nazir, Havaldar Akhta and Sepoy Abdul Karim.

09 August 2017
Acadian Asset Management LLC Increases Stake in Albemarle Corporation (ALB)
State Street Corporation has invested 0% of its portfolio in USA Technologies, Inc. 122,100 are held by Quantitative Management. Lithium and Advanced Materials segment consists of two product categories: Lithium and Performance Catalyst Solutions.

09 August 2017
Irish vet fails English oral test required to stay in Australia
Pearson denies there is anything wrong with its computer-based test or the software used to analyse candidates' responses. She thought she'd passed but was shocked to discover she had a score of 74 points (the government requires 79).

09 August 2017
LG Q6 India Launch Set for Thursday, Sports 5.5-Inch FullVision Display
The most important thing is that information on the price of the LG Q6 on the e-commerce site has also been given. The both phones have a featured the same design, but different is storage configuration and RAM.

09 August 2017
JLR opens bookings for all new Discovery in India
Customers can make their bookings online or at any of the 25 authorised Land Rover retailers in India, JLR said in a statement. The new Land Rover Discovery is powered by a supercharged 3.0-litre V6 petrol mill churning out 335bhp and 450Nm of torque.

09 August 2017
Trump Promises "Fire And Fury"
North Korea is technically closer to Alaska, but Hawaiians are increasingly concerned about a possible attack from North Korea . Governor Eddie Baza Calvo said Wednesday there is no threat to Guam or to the Mariana Islands to the north.

09 August 2017
Lloyd Griffith to host Soccer AM
Some fans tweeted their disappointment at Chamberlain's departure with several saying the show would not be the same without her. Chamberlain joined the setup in 1995 alongside co-presenter Tim Lovejoy , who left in 2007 following an 11-year stint.

09 August 2017
Brexit forces Prudential Regulation Authority to sideline other tasks
He said this would place a "material extra burden on the PRA's resources" and posed a "material risk to our objectives". He expected the bank's financial policy and prudential regulation committees would reach conclusions in autumn.