LIVE: Gandhi Jayanti celebrations at Ahmedabad's Sabarmati Ashram

New Delhi, Oct 2 : Today is a special day as India marks the 145th birth anniversary of the Father of The Nation , Mahatma Gandhi, fondly called Bapu by many. Simultaneously India will be celebrating Swachchta Diwas, which will be celebrating its third anniversary. It will be a day full of activities an many actions.Stay tuned for ll LIVE updates on the events of the day. 

-Gujarat: Gandhi Jayanti celebrations at Ahmedabad's Sabarmati Ashram

-Himachal Pradesh: Union Health Minister JP Nadda took part in Swachata Abhiyan in Bilaspur

-Prime Minister Narendra Modi at the event to mark 3rd anniversary of Swachh Bharat Mission at Delhi's Vigyan Bhawan

-Anna Hazare arrives in Delhi, says, 'I have just come to pay my respects to Mahatma Gandhi at Raj Ghat.'

-Vice President Venkaiah Naidu unveils Mahatma Gandhi's statue in the parking area of RajGhat on occasion of GandhiJayanti.

-President Ram Nath Kovind, Vice President Venkaiah Naidu and PM Narendra Modi have also paid tributes at Lal Bahadur Shastri's memorial on his birth anniversary at Vijay Ghat.

-Uttar Pradesh CM Yogi Adityanath and Governor Ram Naik paid tributes to Mahatma Gandhi in Lucknow. 

-President Ram Nath Kovind, PM Modi and Vice President Venkaiah Naidu at Rajghat after paying tributes to MahatmaGandhi on Gandhi Jayanti

- PM Narendra Modi pays tributes to Lal Bahadur Shastri on latter's birth anniversary, at Vijay Ghat

-Bow to beloved 'Bapu' on Gandhi Jayanti. His noble ideals motivate millions across the world," Modi tweeted sharing a video of Mahatma Gandhi.

गांधी जयंती पर बापू को शत्-शत् नमन! I bow to beloved Bapu on Gandhi Jayanti. His noble ideals motivate millions across the world. pic.twitter.com/NFUHMLVCxo

— Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) October 2, 2017

- Former PM Manmohan Singh & senior BJP leader LK Advani pay tributes to Mahatma Gandhi at Rajghat

- Vice President Venkaiah Naidu pays tributes to Mahatma Gandhi at Delhi's Rajghat 

-President Ram Nath Kovind pays tributes to Mahatma Gandhi at Delhi's Rajghat

 

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