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President Murmu to guide tribal day occasions at Birsa Munda’s native village

President Droupadi Murmu will lead the national-level tribal day celebrations this 12 months at Birsa Munda’s native village in Jharkhand, Union Tribal Affairs Minister Arjun Munda stated on Saturday.

Murmu can pay floral tributes to Birsa Munda on November 15 at Ulihatu, the village in Jharkhand’s Khunti district the place the revered tribal chief was born, to mark the second Janjatiya Gaurav Divas, the minister stated.

The identical day, Vice President Jagdeep Dhankar can pay tributes at Birsa Munda’s statue in Parliament complicated within the presence of a number of MPs.

The week-long celebrations will embody a number of different national- and state-level programmes, Munda advised the media in New Delhi. A sequence of occasions have additionally been deliberate at 392 Eklavya Mannequin Residential Faculties at a number of places throughout the nation.

As a part of the celebrations, the President will inaugurate a number of initiatives of the Ministry of Highway and Transport in addition to the Ministry of Energy and lay the muse stone of a number of Eklavya Faculties just about from Khunti. She is predicted to handle girls’s self-help teams in and round Khunti.

Stating that the federal government will have a good time Birsa Munda’s beginning anniversary “even within the remotest elements of the nation”, Munda stated there will probably be particular emphasis in reaching out to the tribal inhabitants in border belts. Marches by the youth and performances by artists from tribal communities will probably be held in state capitals, alongside seminars, workshops, sports activities and portray competitions.

Different ministries such because the Railways, Tradition and Training have additionally been concerned within the programmes.

Munda stated Janjatiya Gaurav Divas celebrations usually are not simply symbolic however a resolve in the direction of offering fundamental facilities, employment, schooling to folks from tribal communities residing in distant areas and villages when the nation completes 100 years of independence in 2047.

He stated work is transferring swiftly in the direction of completion of 740 Eklavya Mannequin Residential Faculties throughout the nation by 2026 as residential faculties for kids from Adivasi communities.

In 2021, the federal government had declared November 15 as Janjatiya Gaurav Divas.

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