Ø The Central Government is decided to celebrate the birth anniversary of Netaji Subash Chandra Bose as “PARAKRAM DIWAS” to inspire people and to pay tribute to Netaji.
Ø “PARAKRAM DIWAS” means Courage Day or Day of Valour.
Ø He was born on January 23, 1897 at Cuttack (present day odisha).So every year 23rd day January as Parakram Diwas.
Ø Netaji was an Indian nationalist and followed Jawaharlal Nehru to leadership in a younger wing of the Indian National Congress. Netajji had great drive and charisma using popular Indian slogans “Jai Hind”.
Ø All India Forward Bloc is formed by Netaji as a part of the Indian National Congress in 1939.
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