Question: Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi inaugurated the National Salt Satyagrah Memorial in which of the following district?
- On 30th January 2019, Prime Minister Narendra Modi dedicated the National Salt Satyagraha Memorial to the nation situated at Dandi in the Navsari district of Gujarat.
- The memorial also has 24- narrative murals depicting various events and stories from the historic 1930 salt march. Solar trees are installed to meet the energy requirements of the memorial complex.
- At the Memorial site,he also unveiled statues of Mahatma Gandhi and 80 Satyagrahis who had marched with him during historic Dandi Salt March in 1930.
- As part of the Civil Disobedience Movement against the British rule, Satyagrahis led by Mahatma Gandhi marched 241-miles from Sabarmati Ashram, Ahmedabad to the coastal village of Dandi and broke the Salt Law imposed by the British.
By Ramayan Upadhyay