Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed at the Chauri Chaura centenary celebrations at Gorakhpur. The Prime Minister paid respect to the martyrs of 1922 Chauri Chaura incident. He shed light on the incident trying to emphasize its importance in the freedom struggle in India. The PM said,
'Incident of Chauri Chaura was not limited to a police station being set on fire. Due to various reasons, it was treated as minor incident, but we should see it in context'
Further, the Prime Minister announced that a postal card is being released in respect to the Chauri Chaura incident. The events starting from today will be celebrated throughout the year. listein in for more!