Samta Diwas: Important National Days

IAS Prelims 2023

Samta Diwas is the celebration of birth anniversary of nationalist politician Babu Jagjivan Ram. Born on April 5, 1908, he is a famous politician. The day emphasizes on bringing about equality among all spheres of the society. His beliefs were of great significance in the past era as there was predominance of multi layered society. He focused on the harsh rules of the society and pressed for the abolishment of this society.

A homage function on the occasion of the 110th birth anniversary of  Babu Jagjivan Ram was organised at Samta Sthal, opposite Rajghat, New Delhi by the Babu Jagjivan Ram National Foundation.

An all religion prayer meeting was also organised. The prayer for all religions was offered by the Granthis, Father and Maulavies.

Samta Diwas is celebrated with by a variety of activities. Functions are organized in various parts of the country. These functions spread his beliefs to maintain equality among all spheres of society.