‘Unprecedented Performance In Various Parameters Is Being Recorded’
Srinagar- Union Territory Lieutenant Governor, Manoj Sinha said on Sunday that Jammu and Kashmir is scripting history in every sector and an unprecedented performance in various parameters has been recorded, improving the standard of living of every citizen with equality and social justice.
“It’s a new dawn of hopes and dreams,” Sinha said, while addressing a gathering at a walkathon held from Lalit Ghat to Botanical Garden as part of the ‘Har Ghar Tiranga’ campaign, an official spokesperson said.
The LG, he said, congratulated the organizers and participants of the Walkathon which saw a massive participation of people from all walks of life.
On this occasion, he said, Sinha recalled the words of Mahatma Gandhi delivered at the Tank Maidan, Mumbai on August 08, 1942 which inspired the people all across the country to overthrow British rule.
“Today our walkathon is a symbol of the resolve and struggle of Mahatma Gandhi, it is a symbol of penance and supreme sacrifice of the brave soldiers of our army, police, paramilitary forces,” the LG said.
“Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav provided us with an opportunity to inspire future generation by making them aware of the invaluable contribution of our heroes and martyrs,” he added.
Addressing the veterans of 1971 war present during the walkathon, the LG, as per the spokesperson said “I salute all those who have laid the path of progress and prosperity of Jammu & Kashmir and are keeping the nation safe and secure,”
“Remembering our heroes ignites new ideas and rekindles the spirit of public awakening. This Walkathon is a tribute to our security forces, freedom fighters, and also a symbol of our resolve to build a self-reliant Jammu and Kashmir,” he further added.
According to the spokesperson, the LG said that we have to take the story of our freedom fighters to the new generation and bring alive the memory, the ideals of the personalities who made significant contributions in the freedom struggle and also pay our tributes to the unsung heroes of India’s Independence.
The LG, he said, urged all to take inspiration from our forefathers, who had made significant sacrifices to provide us a free and independent nation, while fulfilling our obligations towards the future of the golden Jammu and Kashmir of 2047.
Sinha, he said, further stated that the Prime Minister started world’s biggest Jan Abhiyaan and every part of the nation including Jammu Kashmir is witnessing Har Ghar Tiranga Utsav.
“We are citizens of a great nation where every inch of the pious land is filled with ancient values, culture and traditions,” the LG added.
The spokesperson said that the LG observed that Amrit Mahotsav of Azadi is being celebrated in Shopian, Kulgam, Jammu, Kishtwar, Rajouri, Poonch, and in every district, every village and 1 crore 30 lakh people are walking on the path of progress and peace envisioned by the Prime Minister.
The LG, he said, also asserted that J&K is scripting history in every sector.
“Unprecedented performance in various parameters has been recorded, improving the standard of living of every citizen with equality and social justice,” he added.
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