Along with the whole nation, Tripura also celebrated 'Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav' on March 12. The government has decided to organize a series of events to mark 75 years of India's Independence as 'Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav' from March 12, 2021 to August 15, 2022. Organized jointly by the Department of Information and Cultural Affairs and the West Tripura district administration in the Umakanta Academy of capital Agartala, Chief Minister Biplab Kumar Deb inaugurated the celebration. A short-duration cultural program, yoga, and live painting on freedom fighters were also organized. Students and teachers from various schools besides National Service Scheme (NSS) volunteers, National Cadet Corps (NCC) cadets took part in the program to mark the anniversary of the historic Dandi March.
On the occasion of International Women's Day, hundreds of female volunteers of the National Service Scheme (NSS) from various schools across Agartala took part in women rights awareness procession. The procession started from Umakanta School premises after a brief discussion on the importance of International Women's Day in the struggle towards human, social and economic rights to women. The theme for this year's International Women's Day is "Choose to Challenge" and it indicates that a "challenged world is an alert world and from challenge comes change". The program was organized by Tripura state NSS cell of Youth Affairs and Sports Department of the government of Tripura in collaboration with 'Beti Bachao, Beti Padhao Yojana' under Social Welfare and Social Education Department, Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports, Sports Authority of India, Fit India Movement, and Nehru Yuva Kendra Sangathan.
On the occasion of International Women's Day and to celebrate 125 years of Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose's legacy, Union Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju, flagged off a 'Fit India Walkathon' at Delhi's Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium. He released balloons in the sky for the high flying aspirations of every woman. Scores of women participated in the 'Fit India Walkathon'. World celebrates the International Women's Day every year on March 08.
The biography of Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose painted on a circular canvas in the courtyard of Shahid Smarak in Madhya Pradesh's Jabalpur. The event was organised by the National Museum of Modern Art to celebrate 125th birth anniversary of Netaji. Netaji's 125th birth anniversary was celebrated on January 23.