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Ministry of Culture on Azadi ka Amrit Mahotsav | Ministry of Culture on 75 Years of Independence
Activities and Events on India at 75
12th March 2021: Commencement of the event from Sabarmati Ashram.
12th March 2021: Launch of 75 Episode program/ Web series “Journey of India” (the start day of Dandi March)
13th March 2021 Exhibition on Nand Lal Bose’s Haripura Congress.
15th March 2021: Inauguration of Virtual Museum on Ajanta.
22nd March 2021: Exhibition on Nine Treasures of India, Inauguration of NGMA (Jaipur House)
23rd March 2021: A Special TV and Radio Series on “India: Then and Now” (Day of Shaheed Divas)
26th March 2021: Independence 2.0: ‘Hum Sun Rahe Hain’- Social Media Advertisement (Ministry of Culture, )
4th April 2021: Launch of ‘Idea Box’ to Crowd source "Citizen’s Thoughts on India@75"
5th April 2021: Exhibition on Shashwat Nagri – Varanasi
10th April 2021: Gautam Buddha Museum, Delhi
13th April 2021: Inaugurating the Restored Jallianwala Bagh Memorial, Amritsar
19th April 2021: Guru Shishya Platform
21st April 2021: Biplabi Bharat Museum, Kolkata
22nd April 2021: Success Stories of Indian Sportsperson in 75 years (Launch of Khelo India)
25th April 2021: Exhibition on Indian Paintings of 18th and 19th Century at National Museum
27th April 2021: Ten Online Exhibitions on Ramayana and Takshila Ornaments at National Museum
1st May 2021: Commemoration of Guru Tegh Bahadur Ji
10th May 2021: Exhibition by Information Ministry and Indian Railways across India (1857 Anniversary)
10th May 2021: Event at Red Fort on India@75
22nd May 2021: Raja Ram Mohan Roy’s Jayanti (through RRRLF)
May 2021: Museum on India’s Prime Ministers , New Delhi
29th May 2021: Museum on Kashmir (Delhi)
May, 2021: Cultural Festival (Ek Bharat Shreshtha Bharat), Kashmir
10th June 2021: Museum on Freedom Struggle (Delhi)
21st June 2021: International Yoga Day at the Global Level
25th June 2021: Exhibition on Central Asia (National Museum)
November 2021: Kedarnath Cultural Centre and Pilgrimage Route
November 2021: Government Museum, Chennai
November 2021: Victory Museum, Kolkata
December 2021: ‘Museum of Words’, Kolkata - an integrated museum; as a hub for collections, display and activities of all kinds of relating to literature, the world and text(oral, traditions, manuscripts,print,electronic texts) particularly from India.
April, 2022: Development of ‘Shergadhi and Mubarak Mandi’ in Srinagar & Jammu
April, 2022: Shri Pratap Singh (SPS) Museum, Development of Srinagar
Department of Higher Education on Azadi ka Amrit Mahotsav | Department of Higher Education on 75 Years of Independence
Activities and Events on India at 75
Ek Bharat Shreshtha Bharat : Learning 100 Sentences in different Indian languages with Audio : 75 lakh People/Students.
National Book Trust to publish 75 books on Freedom Fighters.
75 Higher Education Institutions (HEIs) across India to be converted into 9 Education Hubs
Indian Council of Historical Research to document, 75 Lesser known Heroes , 75 Lesser known Places and 75 Lesser known Events of the Indian Independence.
Translation of existing Literature in Indian languages would be undertaken by the different departments in universities
Essay Competitions and Cycle Rallies involving students from universities and colleges
Shikshak Parv to held from 7th September to 20th September 2021
International Webinarsplanned on India’s Unique Toy-based Pedagogy. The gamified approach would also be incorporated in the National Curriculum Framework, in the period between August-December 2021.
Essay competitions, seminars and cycle rallies to be held in every school.
School assemblies to focus on Aazadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav and special school badges with logo of Aazadi ka Amrit Mahotsav to be created.
Department of Health and Welfare
Fourth Anniversary of Ayushman Bharat which aims to provide free access to healthcare for 50 crore people in the country to be celebrated.
Fortnight of Ayushman Pakhwada at 1.1 lakh functional Ayushman Bharat - Health and Wellness Clinics.
Eat Right – Walkathon and Eat Right Mela
Immunization Corners during weekly bazaars, fairs, festivals, exhibitions.
Tele-consultation Services at 75,000 HWCs
7.5 lakhs Health Promotion Activities
75 Crores Cumulative Screenings of Common Communicable Diseases of TB and Leprosy.
75,000 School and Health Wellness Ambassadorsto be available in 200 Districts
75 lakhs + Wellness Sessions to be organized.
Ministry of AYUSH
Establishment of WHO Global Centre for Traditional Medicine (TM) in India.
Global Yoga Projects :Yoga for All initiative to cover 75,000 villages across India
Yoga Certification courses to be made available in 75 countries , thus creating 75,000 certified yoga personnel around the world. The courses would be a mix of online and offline offerings.
Propagation of Healthy Lifestyle ‘Dincharya’ to be undertaken and Medicinal Plants to be distributed in in 75,000 Schools.
Aatma Nirbhar Kisan initiative to support cultivation of Medicinal Plants covering 75.000 hectares. About 50,000 to 60,000 farmer already identified for initiation of cultivation of medicinal plants commercially. Currently about 250 land clusters have been identified and wherever necessary the new cluster formation will be done
Medical Camps by Ayurveda/ Siddha/ Unani/ Homoeopathy Colleges and other Ayush Institutions to be organized. Drive to identify and document ‘Local Medicinal Plants’ and ‘Traditional Foods & Recipes of India’
Setting up of AYUSH GRID with user, vertical specific applications along with environmental interfaces would be undertaken
Ministry of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship (MSDE)
Country wide Rozgar Mela Week to be organized in all states from 9-15th August.
Adarsh Gram Skill Camps as part of Skill Melas: & Day Skill India Heritage Camp to be held at heritage sites.
One week Special Training Programs around the theme of "Skilling in India@75"
Launch of Bharat Skills-Learning Management System (LMS)
National Health Authority (NHA)
Generation of 75 Crore Health IDs in 75 weeks
1-Day Virtual celebration of 7500 Health facilities registration
NDHM 1st Anniversary Celebration to have an International Conference on Robust and Inclusive Digital Health Systems
A curated digital collection of Health Stalwarts (75 stories)
1 Day celebration of Two Crore Hospital Admissions (May 2021)
Ayushman Bharat Pakhwara from 1st to 15th September, 2021
E-card Generation Drive
Beneficiary Empowerment and Awareness
Arogya Manthan 3.0 from 20th to 24th September, 2021
Launch of Coffee Table Book on 20th September,2021
Collection of 100 Testimonials of AB PM-JAY Beneficiaries, Doctors and Frontline workers
Department of Pharmaceuticals
Holding of an event on opening of 7500th store under Pradhan Mantri Bharatiya Janausjadhi Pariyojana (MBJP) scheme.
Dissemination of information about ‘Jan Aushadhi Kendras’ as a good practice amongst neighbouring and other Asian/ African countries.
Holding of week-long events during Jan Aushadhi Diwas on 7th March
Conducting special, on-line courses for foreign students
Organizing specially designed courses for industry workers for their skill development
Generating publicity material and holding Awareness Campaigns
Organizing National level Seminars
Organizing Regional and State level Webinars through PMRUs
Department of Sports
Taking forward Khelo India activities
10,000 Sporting Talents
500 Khelo India Small Centres
50 Khelo India National Academies of Excellence
World Class Training to 5000 Sportspersons
Department of Youth Affairs
NSS Volunteers to launch a year-long drive
Promote Cleanliness of Monuments.
Organize Science Exhibitions in about 30,000 educational institutions across the country.
Youth led Clean Village Campaign: Coverage of over six lakh villages. The campaign will also involve plantation of 5 crore local species and medicinal plants.
Establishing Disaster Risk Reduction and Preparedness Teams: Of 1 lakh trained youth volunteers in hazard prone districts to act as first responders to disaster.
Ministry of Agriculture
Start ups , Technology Awards , Hackathons
Promotion of Horticultural Crops
Soil Health, Water Management, Farm Mechanization
75 mass awareness campaigns, one every week , on identified themes
Portal on 75 years of Indian Agriculture
75 Special Krishi Karman Awards 2002
Ministry of Food Processing Industries
Formalization of micro Food Processing Enterprises.
Generate 9 lakh skilled and semi-skilled resources
Two lakh micro food processing units
Ministry of Panchayati Raj
Gram Brand Ambassador – Identify 75 best performing Gram Panchayats, Block Samities and Zilla Parisahds as ‘Agents of Change’
Ministry of Rural Development
Rojgar Diwas in all Gram Panchayats
Department of Land Resources
Implementation of Digital India Land Records Modernization Programme and Prime Minister Krishi Sinchayee Yojna (Watershed Development Component)
National Level Conference on importance of Development of Rainfed and Degraded Areas in India
Organising awareness programmes at State, district & block level about importance of Soil & Water Conservation
Ministry of Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation
Ganga Quest :Online international quiz on Ganga and its ecosystem (April and May, 2021)
Rag Rag mein Ganga: Public connect travelogue serial from Uttarakhand to West Bengal
Nat Geo film on Ganga
Ganga Utsav 2021(2nd to 4th November, 2021)
3rd National Water Awards
Department of Drinking Water and Sanitation
Har Ghar Jal Rajya: State wise events where 100% coverage of tap water has been achieved
Satyagrah se Swachhagrah Rath Yatra: 36 Raths from State capitals to all States to assemble at a place of importance (15 Aug 2021 to 2 Oct 2021)
Gobardhan Sachcha-dhan: IEC campaign (15 Aug 2021 – 15 Aug 2021)
Department of Consumer Affairs
Information and Videos on Consumer Protection
Bulk SMS and Text Messages based outreach
Department of Transport and Highways
Development of National Highways : 35,000 kms by 15th August, 2022
Monertization of NHs (TOT), and InvIT, SPV, Securitization ; Rs. 45, 000 crores by 15th August, 2022
Car Rally in collaboration with Kalinga Motorsports covering the places of Historical importance in India
Ministry of Railways
Exhibition at National Rail Museum
Digital screens to be installed and digital museums set up.
Ministry of Civil Aviation
Construction of New International Greenfield airport at Mopa (Goa), Rajkot (Gujarat) and Hollongi (Arunachal Pradesh)
Regional Connectivity Scheme routes are likely to commence under RCS-UDAN by 2022.
46 Airports, 5 Heliports and 2 Water aerodromes to be operationalized. Further, 61 Airports including 5 Water aerodromes and Heliports likely to be completed by 2022.
Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs
Certificates to street vendors, women under SHG network, Livelihood Centers
Water tap/ Sewer connections (Amrit Cities)
Urban Forum/ Expo (tying in with G20 presidency)
National Urban Leader Hub
National Urban Innovation Hub (NUIH)(Smart Cities) across India for the urban transformation of India
Ministry of Ports, Shipping and Waterways
Maritime India Vision 2030,Major Ports Authorities Bill
Enhancing Water Transports - Inland water connectivity to North East
Route development under Indo Bangladesh Protocol
Ministry of Tribal Affairs
National Tribal Freedom Museum in Gujarat & Jharkhand
Ministry of Social justice and Environment
Development of 10,000 SC majority villages
Declaration of drug-free district under Nasha Mukt Bharat Abhiyan
Ministry of Women and Child Development
Establishing Bal Vatikas at Anganwadi Centres
Department of Empowerment of Persons with Disabilities
National Institute of Mental Health Rehabilitation
Generate 1 crore Unique Disability ID cards (December 2022)
Centre for Disability Sports at Gwalior: August, 2022
Setting up Early Intervention Centres at 7 National Institutes & 20 Composite Regional Centres.
Department for Promotion of Industry and Internal Trade
Centralized Investment Clearance Cell (ICC) to be set up.
Develop India International Convention and Expo Centre in Dwarka
Startup India Seed Fund Scheme (SISFS) proposed : outlay of INR 945 Crore
Credit Guarantee Scheme with an annual corpus of 500 crore per annum for 4 years to be launched by August 2021
Reduce time taken in examination of Patents from an average of 72 months to around 36 months at present and further 12 months by December 2021.
Reduce compliance burden and promote ease of doing business - environment with two phase action plan
Ministry of Tourism
Celebrating Year 2022 as Visit India Year
Paryatan Parv 2022 : Organise a nationwide event from 26th January 2022 to 27th September 2022 (World Tourism Day)
Dekho Apna Desh: To create awareness about & promote domestic tourism
Department of Commerce
India Pavilion @ World Expo, 2020, Dubai
Replicate Varanasi Agri Export Hub Model in other Agri Clusters
Build on the Champion Services Sector initiative
Launch 3D printing parks and encourage 3d printing production lines, start-ups and associated skilling and R&D
Ministry of Steel
Steel Murals portraying freedom fighters, their struggle and achievements
“Steel Rath/Bus Yatra’’- a mobile museum exhibition of Steel products
Organize a “Steel Fest” at ITPO Pragati Maidan for 2 days
Department of Chemicals and Petroleum
Conduct of photo exhibition on use of Plastics & Waste Management
Awareness program at schools about polymers, plastics, Reuse, Recycle, Reduce and giving the illustrations of the activities at Central Institute of Petrochemicals Engineering and Technology.
Department of Biotechnology
Global Bio-India to be organized (March 2022). India will achieve US$ 100 Bn bioeconomy by then
Establishment of the National Microbial Resource Institute (NMRI)
Establishment of ONE HEALTH research platform
10 Biotech URJIT clusters to be set up
Launch of Himalyan Bioresource Mission
Department of Telecommunication
Organizing a Hackathon on aspects related to future of Telecom in India@75
Inauguration of a Telecom Museum, online repository of photos
Ministry of Earth Sciences
Campaign on: Swachh Sagar and Prithvi Vigyan Se Jan Kalyan
Hosting Scientific Committee on Antarctic Research (SCAR) Open Science Conference (SCAR-2022) for the first time in India.
Ministry of Scientific and Industrial Research
Establishment of Hydrazine Hydrate Manufacturing Plant
Set up of Li-ion Battery Pilot Manufacturing Facility
Pilot Plant Facility for Coal to Methanol
Development of Fuel Cell Technology and Drug for Diabetes
Department of Science and Technology
Inauguration of the Building for Institute of Nano Science and Technology, Mohali
Augmentation of Hospital Wong of Sree Chitra Tirunal Institute of medical Sciences and Technology, Trivandrum
Department of Electronics and Information Technology
Transformative Governance through National E-Governance Division
National Policy on Software Products 2019 to develop India as a Software Product Nation
Extensive People’s Participation through
Launching an Ideas Box for crowdsourcing citizen ideas for India@75
Organizing a Mega TownHall to connect with 75 key Indians who have shaped India@75
Launch of Design competition for India@75
Global Digital Outreach by NIC to propagate achievements at India@75
Department of Personnel and Training
Excellence in Governance : Global HR Summit
Creating Karmayogis – A future ready civil service for India
Ek Bharat, Ek Jazba- Ek Seva campaign
Department of Justice
Promotion of Tele Law programme
National Legal Services Authority (NALSA) will celebrate Legal Services Week throughout the country
Department of Posts
Issue of Commemorative postage stamps on lesser known freedom fighters – tribals,women,teachers etc.
India@75 – Journey through Stamps – Book/ Documentary
Establish Dak Ghar Niryat Kendra in around 800 post offices
Setting up of All India Mail Network to strengthen the supply chain connectivity of e-Commerce
Department of Administrative Reforms and Public Grievances
"Conclave of Good Governance" to be organized (75 weeks of webinars)
Ministry of External Affairs
India@75 Celebrations by Indian Mission Abroad
Lighting of Iconic buildings in all countries in Indian colours
Global short film competition on “My Impression of India”
Seminar on India@75 in collaboration with think tanks, universities and/ or media houses.
Sushma Swaraj Institute of Foreign Service (SSIFS)
MEA will be hosting the Annual Conference of the International Forum on Diplomatic Training (IFDT)
Ministry of Development of North East Region (DONER)
Registration of 9 products for Geographical Indication by NERAMAC (PSU of DONER)
Ministry of Parliamentary Affairs
Special sitting of the Parliament
Department of Official Languages
Organization of Seminar and Conferences
Ministry of Defence
Changing the format of Republic Day Celebration.
Celebrating the victories of our Armed Forces.
Easing restrictions in Cantonments.
Dedicating the following Projects to India @75 in 2022
Sela Tunnel in West Kameng and Tawang in Arunachal Pradesh.
Brahmaputra Tunnel in the District of Sonitpur, Assam.
Induction of Light Combat Helicopter (LCH) in the Armed Forces.
Induction of First Indigenous Aircraft Carrier (IAC) in Indian Navy.
Defence Research & Development Organisation
Launch/ Demonstration Activities covering
Light Combat Aircraft Mk-II
DRDO Satellite ‘ANVESHA’ with imaging payloads
Vehicle for Defence Applications (VEDA)
Submarine Launch Cruise Missile(SLCM)
Long Range Anti-ship Missile (LR-AShM)
Air to Surface Missile (ASM) “ RUDRAM-II”
Long Range Radar(LRR)
Digital Active Phased Array (DAPA) Radar
Surface Wave Over The Horizon (OTH) Radar
Department of Atomic Energy
Cancer Raahat Abhiyan
Kisan Unnati BARC Beej ke Saath – 75 agricultural roadshows and Kisan Unnati Melas to promote breeder seeds and smart farming technologies
Operationalization of NATGRID
Cyber Crime related Innovative Programme
National Police Memorial Society
Common Alert Protocol
Roll out of Submarine Optical Fiber Network Connectivity Lakshwadeep.
These are PM Modi Sarkari Yajana / Govt Schemes in relation of 75 Years Independence as proposed through Azadi ka Amrut Mahotsav programs.
Post will be updates about the India at 75 Years of Independence as and when available. PM Modi has launched the Azadi ka Amrit Mahotsav today i.e. 12th March 2021 from Sabarmati Ashram, Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India.