Prime Minister Narendra Modi participated in the culmination program of the Meri Maati Mera Desh campaign’s Amrit Kalash Yatra at Kartavya Path on October 31, 2023.
- This program marked the closing ceremony of Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav, celebrating India’s 75th year of independence.
- The Meri Maati Mera Desh campaign is a tribute to the Veers and Veeranganas who have made the supreme sacrifice for the country.
- Prime Minister Modi inaugurated the Amrit Vatika and Amrit Mahotsav Memorial during the event.
- He addressed thousands of Amrit Kalash Yatris participating from across the country.
- The Prime Minister also launched the ‘Mera Yuva Bharat (MY Bharat) platform for the youth of the country.
- The Meri Maati Mera Desh campaign achieved significant success, with over 2.3 lakh Shilaphalakams built in 36 States and Union Territories, nearly four crore Panch Pran pledge selfies uploaded, and two lakh Veeron ka Vandan programs organized nationwide.
- Delegates from all 36 States and Union Territories gathered in the National Capital to participate in the final event of Meri Maati Mera Desh.
Q.: What did Prime Minister Modi inaugurate during the Culmination of the Meri Maati Mera Desh campaign’s program?
a) A new hospital
b) A museum
c) Amrit Vatika and Amrit Mahotsav Memorial
d) A sports stadium
Ans : c) Amrit Vatika and Amrit Mahotsav Memorial
Q.: What was the primary focus of the Meri Maati Mera Desh campaign?
a) Environmental Conservation
b) Celebrating Festivals
c) Paying homage to those who sacrificed for the country
d) Promoting Sports
Ans : c) Paying homage to those who sacrificed for the country
Q.: What new platform was launched for the youth of the country during the program?
a) Digital India
b) Skill India
c) Mera Yuva Bharat (MY Bharat)
d) Start-up India
Ans : c) Mera Yuva Bharat (MY Bharat)