BJP National General Secretary Shri Tarun Chugh and BJYM National President Shri Tejasvi Surya informed that the Bharatiya Janata Yuva Morcha (BJYM) will mark the 75th Year of India’s Independence with the Yuva Sankalp Yatra, a unique campaign of 75 km cycle rallies and running events in 75 locations across the country from August 15-17. The Yuva Sankalp Yatra, part of Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav, will inspire youth to uphold nationalistic values.
The Yuva Sankalp Yatra is part of the country’s Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav. The Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav is a people’s Mahotsav initiated by the Hon’ble Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi. The Yuva Morcha will strive to ensure maximum participation from the youth by conducting various programmes across the year. One of the first set of events being organised is the Yuva Sankalp Yatra and Rashtragaan Samarpan programme.
The Yuva Sankalp Yatra intends to promote the message of New India and Honourable Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi’s vision of India for 2047 and the role of youth. The cycling and running programmes are also intended to encourage all the young people of the country to be fitter and stronger to create a healthy and resilient nation.
In addition to the Yuva Sankalp Yatra, the BJYM will also activate 7,50,000 cadres to sing the national anthem together at 7.50 am on August 15 in all districts with a minimum of 75 people at one district. It has also instructed its cadre to upload a recorded clip of the National Anthem on the Ministry of Culture’s www.rashtragaan.in website.
“The Yuva Sankalp Yatra, planned under the guidance of the BJP National President Shri J.P. Nadda Ji and BJP National General Secretary Shri Tarun Chugh Ji, is a special programme of the BJYM,” Surya said in a statement. “The Yuva Morcha has invited all young people to
participate in the Yatra in their district. Young people are expected to join in large numbers in 75 different locations spread across the country to cycle during Yuva Sankalp Yatra.”
Each state is free to choose running or cycling events as part of the Yatra. In case of running, the states will organise 5 km of running in 15 locations. In case of cycling, the states will organize 15 km of cycling in 5 locations, totally contributing to 75 km per Yatra location.
“In all, the Yuva Sankalp Yatra will record 5,625 km of cycling or running across the country. Going by an average of 10 running or cycling events per location, there will be 750 events at least across the country celebrating the “Azadi Ka Amrut Mahotsav”. All the participants of the Yatra will also take an oath/pledge at every programme location to build a strong, resilient and prosperous India that will be a leader of the world in 2047,” Surya added.
During the press conference T-shirts dedicating to “Azadi Ka Amrut Mahotsav” is also launched by BJP National General Secretary Shri Tarun Chugh and BJYM National President Shri Tejasvi Surya. In this press conference, BJP National Media Co-Incharge Shri Sanjay Mayukh, BJYM National General Secretary Shri Rohit Chahal, Shri Vaibhav Singh and BJYM National Media Incharge Shri Amandeep Singh were also present.