Union Home Minister Administers Pledge For Communal Harmony :Sadbhavana Diwas

[New Delhi]Union Home Minister Administers Pledge For Communal Harmony And National Integration:Sadbhavana Diwas
The Union Home Minister Shri Rajnath Singh administered the Sadbhavna Diwas pledge to the officers and staff of the Union Ministry of Home Affairs and Department of Personnel and Training at Jalebi Chowk, North Block, here today.
The Home Secretary, Shri LC Goyal, Secretary, DoPT, Shri Sanjay Kothari and Senior Officers of both the Ministries were present. The pledge was followed by singing of the National Anthem.
The Birth Anniversary of late Prime Minister of India, Rajiv Gandhi is observed as “Sadbhavana Diwas” on 20th August nation-wide every year.
This theme of “Sadbhavana Diwas” is to promote National Integration and communal harmony among the people of all religions, languages. Goodwil towards everyone and eschewing violence are the motto of the “Sadbhavana Diwas”.
The theme is to be promoted by taking “Sadbhavana Day Pledge”.
“I take this solemn pledge that I will work for the emotional oneness and harmony of all the people of India regardless of caste, region, religion or language. I further pledge that I shall resolve all differences among us through dialogue and constitutional means without resorting to violence”.