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Martyrs Day : 30 January

 Martyrs Day : 30 January


In India, 5 days are declared as Martyrs Day in honour of those who laid down their lives for the nation.

Of these, the 1st falls on Jan 30, the day when Mahatma Gandhi was assassinated by Nathuram Godse in 1948, at Gandhi Smriti in the Birla House.

March 23 is also celebrated as Martyrs’ Day to remember the deaths of Bhagat Singh, Sukhdev Thapar and Shivaram Rajguru.

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