The PM tweeted and wrote, ‘On the occasion of Prakash Parv, the birth anniversary of Guru Gobind Singh ji, I am very happy to inform that now on 26th of December, India will celebrate Veer Bal Diwas. This will be a true tribute to the four Sahibzadas of Gobind Singh ji.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi has made a big announcement on the birth anniversary of Guru Gobind Singh
Prime Minister Narendra Modi has made a big announcement on the birth anniversary of Guru Gobind Singh, the 10th Sikh Guru. He saluted the martyrdom of the Sahibzadas of Guru Gobind Singh and said that from this year on 26th of December, ‘Veer Bal Diwas’ will now be celebrated. He said that it is a true tribute to the courage of Sahibzadas. He has made many tweets in this matter.
Today, on the auspicious occasion of the Parkash Purab of Sri Guru Gobind Singh Ji, I am honoured to share that starting this year, 26th December shall be marked as ‘Veer Baal Diwas.’ This is a fitting tribute to the courage of the Sahibzades and their quest for justice.— Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) January 9, 2022
The PM tweeted and wrote, ‘On the occasion of Prakash Parv, the birth anniversary of Guru Gobind Singh ji, I am very happy to inform that now India will celebrate ‘Veer Bal Diwas’ on 26th of December. This will be a true tribute to the four Sahibzadas of Gobind Singh ji.
‘Veer Baal Diwas’ will be on the same day Sahibzada Zorawar Singh Ji and Sahibzada Fateh Singh Ji attained martyrdom after being sealed alive in a wall. These two greats preferred death instead of deviating from the noble principles of Dharma.— Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) January 9, 2022
Veer Bal Diwas
He further tweeted, ‘Veer Bal Diwas is the same day Sahibzade Zorawar Singh, Sahibzade Fateh Singh were sacrificed for this country and they were elected alive in the wall. These two great personalities had chosen death instead of choosing any other religion.
The bravery and ideals of Mata Gujri, Sri Guru Gobind Singh Ji and the 4 Sahibzades give strength to millions of people. They never bowed to injustice. They envisioned a world that is inclusive and harmonious. It is the need of the hour for more people to know about them.— Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) January 9, 2022
In another tweet, PM wrote, ‘The valor of Mata Gujri Devi, Shri Guru Gobind Singh ji and their four sahibzadas gives courage to crores of people of India. These great people never bowed their heads to injustice. Now the time has come when people try to know more and more about them.
Former CM Amarinder Singh praised the decision fiercely
Former Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh has praised Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s decision to celebrate 26 December as ‘Veer Bal Diwas’. He said, ‘This decision is welcome. The courage shown by the Sahibzadas is unparalleled and everyone across the world should know about their sacrifice. This is a commendable step in this direction.