D Y Patil College of Agriculture, Talsande celebrated this day in the honour of our brave martyrs who have laid down their lives for the country. Principal, D. N. Shelar Said that, every year on 30th January, India celebrates Martyrs’ Day or Shaheed Diwas. The day has been chosen to honour our brave martyrs who have laid down their lives for the country. On January 30, 1948, during his evening prayers in the Birla House, the Father of The Nation, Mahatma Gandhi, was assassinated by Nathuram Godse.
Dr. K. S. Shinde gave information that every year on the day Bapu breathed his last, Martyr’s Day is celebrated by the country. On this day, the President, Vice-President, Prime Minister, and Defence Minister gather at Rajghat to pay tribute to Mahatma Gandhi. A two-minute silence in memory of Indian martyrs is observed throughout the country.
All Staff members of college were present for two-minute silence in memory of Indian martyrs.