• Important transformations have emerged as a result of the efforts of Hon’ble PM Shri Narendra Modi, such as the construction of the Ram Mandir, bringing ancient idols back to the country, and the focus on value-based education in the new education policy.
• Hon’ble PM has changed the way people perceive politics and political figures.
• Due to the government’s comprehensive development initiatives across all sectors, essential infrastructure services like healthcare and education have now reached the remotest parts.
The CM awarded eight noteworthy dignitaries from diverse fields for their contributions to culture, ethics, and societal values
The battle against social decline is not only of the government but of the entire society: Shri Harsh Sanghvi, Home Minister of State
The esteemed presence of Shri Uday Mahurkar, a renowned author, historian, and the founder of the Save Culture Foundation, as well as the Central Information Commissioner
During the Gujarat Sanskrutik Yodhha Puraskar Samaroh, CM Shri Bhupendra Patel emphasized the significant transformations in the education and cultural sectors, attributing them to the endeavors of Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi. These changes included the construction of the Ram Mandir, the repatriation of 231 ancient idols to India, and the proposal to prioritize value-based education in the new education policy. CM also extended his congratulations to the Department of Youth and Cultural Development and the Save Culture Foundation for recognizing the dedicated individuals who safeguard and uphold traditions, culture, and values.
The Gujarat Sanskrutik Yodhha Puraskar Samaroh, jointly organized by the Youth and Cultural Development Department and the Save Culture Foundation, saw Chief Minister Shri Bhupendra Patel conferring honors upon eight dignitaries.
On this occasion, the CM hailed Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi as a guardian and promoter of Indian culture, noting how he has transformed the public’s perception of politics and politicians. He emphasized Shri Narendrabhai’s approach of punishing culprits while supporting the honest, and the citizens have applauded his effective method of delivering development outcomes to the people.
Regarding the recent record-breaking GST collection, he added that guided by Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi, the central and state governments have enacted extensive development initiatives across all sectors. Consequently, infrastructure services such as healthcare and education are now reaching remote areas.
This, in turn, has led citizens to recognize the unwavering support of both the central and state governments during challenging times, he said.
Sanskrutik Yoddhas continues to receive continuous support in the government’s mission to uplift the youth. Expressing his delight, the Chief Minister reaffirmed the state government’s unwavering commitment to promoting those who safeguard values, culture, and morality. On this occasion, the CM urged all citizens to become Sanskrutik Yoddhas.
During today’s event, the Minister of State for Home, Shri Harsh Sanghvi, highlighted Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi’s role in awakening a sense of nationalism among all Indians, while also promoting India’s identity globally. Our culture emphasizes joint family values and societal unity, which is being effectively nurtured in Gujarat under the guidance of Chief Minister Shri Bhupendra Patel.
Speaking about an anti-drug campaign, Shri Sanghvi added that over the past two years, the state’s police department has worked tirelessly to liberate thousands of young individuals from the clutches of drug addiction. He stated that a combination of counseling and legal measures has played a crucial role in preserving many families and preventing them from falling apart.
Shri Sanghvi also said that the battle against social pollution is not the sole responsibility of the government but a collective effort of the entire society. He appealed to parents, highlighting the importance of not only providing material comforts and expensive possessions to their children but also instilling in them a sense of duty through the impartation of cultural values. He voiced the hope that the Sanskrutik Yoddha Puraskar would inspire others to actively promote culture and traditions.
During today’s ceremony, distinguished guests included Central Information Commissioner Shri Uday Mahurkar, MLA Shri Kaushik Jain, Shri Babusinh Jadav, Ahmedabad City Mayor Smt. Pratibha Jain, renowned spiritual guru Shri Parmatmanandji, Secretary of the Youth and Cultural Development Department Shri Ashwini Kumar, and Deputy Secretary Shri K.S. Vasava, alongside a significant gathering of citizens.
Source: Information Department, Gujarat