INDEPENDENCE WORKING DAY
" In the stroke in the midnight hour, when the universe sleeps, India will awaken to, wake up to life and freedom. A flash comes, which will comes although rarely in history, when we step out from the aged to the newвЂ¦India discovers very little again. " - Jawaharlal Nehru
(on Indian Freedom Day, 1947)
" Each year, we celebrate our Self-reliance Day with great fervour as well as joy and justifiably so , mainly because it commemorates that day, when ever after many years of subjugation, each of our country received its independence. Indeed, in the annals of the past, 15th of August 1947 will always be remembered as a time of an extraordinary accomplishment, of when India won their freedom with unparalleled fortitude and exclusive means. Beneath the leadership of Mahatma Gandhi, our movements for getting freedom through Ahimsa and Satyagraha pass on throughout the country, inspiring people in a way rarely noticed. Millions and millions of your men and women, willingly and enthusiastically responded to his call. That they united to get an huge force that defeated the mightiest imperialiste power. Free India, was thus delivered. As individuals of free India, we must reflect on the values and concepts which were in the minds and hearts of the people who battled and lost for the freedom. That they drew motivation from the beliefs nurtured in the area through millennia. Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru once described Gandhiji as, " embodying the spirit of India, whom held to the zenith the flashlight of freedomвЂќ. Gandhiji's thoughts and his life were really an expression in the philosophy of the ancient civilization. "
-President of India-
In 1946, theВ LabourВ government in Britain, the exchequer worn out by the just lately concluded Ww ii, and conscious that it experienced neither the mandate at home, the worldwide support, neither the trustworthiness ofВ native forcesВ for continuing to control an increasingly restless India, decided to end English rule of India, in addition to early 1947 Britain released its goal of transferring power number..