AP Governor pays tributes to Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose

AP Governor pays tributes to Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose

Vijayawada, January 23 (prajaamaravati): Andhra Pradesh Governor Sri Biswabhusan Harichandan paid rich tributes to Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose on his 125th birth anniversary, observed all over the country as ‘Parakram Diwas’, at a programme held in Durbar Hall in Raj Bhavan on Sunday. Governor Sri Harichandan offered floral tributes to the portrait of Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose and said that the country remembers the indomitable spirit and selfless service rendered by Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose, to the nation. 

The Governor said Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose was a true nationalist, a devout patriot and his love for India was unparallel in the nation’s history and he still lives in the hearts of scores of people of the country. He said the ‘Parakram Diwas’, celebrated on Netaji’s Jayanthi will be an inspiration to the people of the country, especially the youth, to act with fortitude in the face of adversity and to follow in his footsteps, as the day instils the spirit of patriotic fervour among all.

Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose inspired young people of the country with his famous slogan “Give me blood, and I shall give you freedom” and “Jai Hind” and also he was the first leader to call Mahatma Gandhi “Father of the Nation,” said the Governor.    

Governor Sri Harichandan said it was a matter of immense pride for the people of the country that Prime Minister Sri Narendra Modi has made the announcement that a grand statue of Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose will be installed at India Gate, as a symbol of India’s indebtedness to the great leader.

Sri R.P. Sisodia, Special Chief Secretary to Governor, Sri Sanyasi Rao, Deputy Secretary and other officers of Raj Bhavan also participated in the programme.