Celebration of the Constitution Day on 26th November, 2019
To emphasize the significance and importance of constitution, the Government of India declared 26th of November as Constitution Day on 19th November 2015 by a gazette notification in remembrance of the Father of Indian Constitution, Dr. B R Ambedkar.
“The Constitution Day” was celebrated at ICAR-CIPHET, Ludhiana on 26th November, 2019, to spread awareness about the Indian Constitution. It was marked by the conduct of a ‘Special Session’ attended by the whole staff of the institute. The programme began with the address of Sh. Hajari Lal Meena, Senior Administrative officer, ICAR-CIPHET, who took us on a journey of our constitution from its history to its present day form and its vital role to bring together an idea called India. Dr K.Narsaiah, I/c Director, ICAR-CIPHET led the colleagues in taking the pledge by reciting “The Preamble to the Constitution of India”.
A special talk delivered by Dr D.N.Yadav, Principal Scientist & Chairman (organizing committee), who explained in detail the meaning of the Constitution, the Preamble, and the Directive Principle. The programme ended with a march by office staff in the ICAR-CIPHET Ludhiana campus with flyers in celebration of Constitution Day.
“The Constitution Day” was also celebrated at Abohar campus of ICAR-CIPHET, on 26th November, 2019. Dr Ramesh Kumar, I/c Head HCP Division led the pledge along with campus staff by narrating the preamble. Dr Sunil Saini briefed about the significance of the Constitution Day and the importance of being a Sovereign, Socialist, Secular, Democratic and Republic country.