Today is the ninety-ninth anniversary of the Quit India Movement. This movement is also known as August Kranti.
On 9 August, Prime Minister Narendra Modi has paid tributes to all those who took part in the Quit India Movement, Which played a crucial role in strengthening the fight against colonialism.
“Tributes to the greats who took part in the Quit India Movement, which played a crucial role in strengthening the fight against colonialism.
Inspired by Mahatma Gandhi, the spirit of the Quit India movement reverberated across India and energized the youth of our nation.” In a tweet, the Prime Minister said.
Let you know, after the start of World War II, Mahatma Gandhi had planned the ‘Quit India Movement’. And for this the date of 8 August 1942 was fixed.
And on this day it was decided to start a mass civil disobedience movement to free Mother India from the slavery of the British and to force the British to leave India.
Vice-President M. Venkaiah Naidu took a tweet, “As the nation celebrates the 78th Anniversary of Quit India Movement, every citizen must take a pledge and strive relentlessly to ensure that poverty, illiteracy, corruption and social evils casteism and gender discrimination are driven out of India.”