Pledge-taking ceremonies mark celebration of ‘Constitution Day’ across Kashmir
SRINAGAR: The ‘Constitution Day’ also known as ‘Samvidhan Divas’ was today celebrated across the Kashmir division with patriotic fervor and enthusiasm.
Constitution Day is celebrated every year on November 26 to commemorate the adoption of the Constitution of India. On November 26, 1949, the Constituent Assembly of India adopted the Constitution of India, which came into effect on January 26, 1950.
At District headquarters, the respective Deputy Commissioners (DCs) presided over the functions held at DC Office Complexes.
They highlighted the significance of observance of Constitution Day and acquainted the participants regarding its prominent values. They also read the preamble of the constitution and administered a pledge to uphold the fundamental duties to District Officers and officials present.
The District heads urged all officers/officials to maintain a sense of brotherhood, achieve the idea of social, economical, and political justice, liberty of thought and expression, equality among all, and element of fraternity as enshrined in the preamble of our Constitution.