BY TC News Desk
Agartala, August 18: In a significant event, the ‘Mere Mitti Mere Desh’ program was conducted at the North District Headquarter Dharmanagar, focusing on local patriotism and historical recognition. The District Magistrate’s office hosted the district-level gathering on Friday, graced by notable dignitaries.
Present at the occasion were prominent figures including Biswa Bandhu Sen, Member of the Legislative Assembly (MLA) of Dharmanagar and Speaker of the Tripura Legislative Assembly; Pradyot Dey Sarkar, Chairperson of Dharmanagar Municipal Council; Nagesh Kumar B, District Magistrate of North District; Bhanupada Chakraborty, Superintendent of Police for North District; and Vignes Kumar, Forest Department Officer.
The event commenced with the hoisting of the national flag at the District Magistrate’s office by Speaker Biswa Bandhu Sen. In his address, Sen emphasized the profound significance of the ‘Mere Mitti Mere Desh’ initiative, envisioned by India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi. He highlighted the program’s potential to honor countless unsung patriots who have selflessly sacrificed for the nation. Sen acknowledged that history often only recognizes a select few, leaving the contributions of many patriots hidden or forgotten.
Sen underscored that the collective soil from diverse corners of the nation, brought together to form a garden in Delhi, would serve as a testament to the sacrifices made during the freedom struggle, including those from North Tripura. This endeavor would ensure the recognition of numerous unsung heroes who laid down their lives for the country. Sen anticipated that this initiative would not only enrich India’s historical narrative but also educate international visitors about the nation’s vibrant history.
The people of Tripura and every Indian, Sen noted, take pride in Prime Minister Modi’s visionary plan, which not only fosters a deeper connection to the nation’s roots but also offers a platform to honor the sacrifices of those who dedicated themselves to the cause of freedom.
This district-level event, marked by the presence of esteemed officials and leaders, underscored the resonance of ‘Mere Mitti Mere Desh’ in rekindling national pride and ensuring that the sacrifices of the nation’s heroes are forever etched into the annals of history.