National Unity Day is celebrated in India on October 31st to commemorate Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel’s birth anniversary. He was a significant figure in India’s freedom struggle and served as the first Deputy Prime Minister and Home Minister of Independent India.
- The day is known as “Rashtriya Ekta Diwas.”
- It was first celebrated in 2014.
- The primary purpose of National Unity Day is to promote unity and togetherness among Indian citizens.
MCQs on Unity Day
Q.: What is the significance of National Unity Day in India?
A) To celebrate Independence Day
B) To commemorate Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel’s birth anniversary
C) To mark the Republic Day
D) To honor Mahatma Gandhi’s contributions
Ans : B) To commemorate Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel’s birth anniversary
Q.: Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel is known for his role in:
A) Leading the Indian independence movement
B) Founding the Indian Constitution
C) Promoting religious diversity in India
D) Uniting princely states into a single nation
Ans : D) Uniting princely states into a single nation