GUWAHATI: Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal on Sunday said the glorious history of India inspires the people to take their country to the exalted position of a world’s leading country.
“When we recall the glorious history of our country, we get inspired to take India to the exalted position of a world’s leading country. Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s Ek Bharat Shrestha Bharat motto guides us to work hard for the nation and achieve excellence,” Sonowal said.
Sonowal while speaking the triennial 11th National Conference of Akhil Bharatiya Itihas Sankalan Yojna at Srimanta Sankardev Kalakshetra here on Sunday, referred to Lachit Barphukan’s victory over the Mughal’s for seventeen times which prevented the mighty Mughals from expanding their empire in the entire South East Asian region.
“When the people of the country are determined they can defeat strongest of enemies and the country’s history is filled with many such inspiring stories of patriotism. From Arunachal Pradesh to Gujarat and from Kashmir to Kanyakumari, throughout the length and breadth of the country, young people must be taught the correct history which will instill a sense of patriotism and commitment towards the society, he opined,” Sarbananda Sonowal said.
Speaking on the occasion Governor Prof. Jagadish Mukhi said it is imperative for every citizen of the country to know about its history. Considering the rich history of India, every citizen of the country should strive to glorify its position and status even in the international forum. He also said that efforts should be made to create a sense of national consciousness so that everybody can make synergistic efforts to place the future of the country on a high pedestal.
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