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Prime Minister expresses happiness over Bharat Ratna to Shri Karpoori Thakur

Posted On: 23 JAN 2024 9:05PM by PIB Delhi

The Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi has expressed happiness over the decision of Bharat Ratna given to pioneer of social justice, Shri Karpoori Thakur posthumously.

Shri Modi said that on the the occasion of Karpoori Thakur’s birth centenary, this decision will make the countrymen proud. His unwavering commitment and visionary leadership for the upliftment of the backward and the deprived has left an indelible mark on the socio-political scenario of India. 

The Prime Minister posted on X;

“I am delighted that the Government of India has decided to confer the Bharat Ratna on the beacon of social justice, the great Jan Nayak Karpoori Thakur Ji and that too at a time when we are marking his birth centenary. This prestigious recognition is a testament to his enduring efforts as a champion for the marginalized and a stalwart of equality and empowerment. 

His unwavering commitment to uplift the downtrodden and his visionary leadership have left an indelible mark on India's socio-political fabric. This award not only honours his remarkable contributions but also inspires us to continue his mission of creating a more just and equitable society.”

 

 

“मुझे इस बात की बहुत प्रसन्नता हो रही है कि भारत सरकार ने समाजिक न्याय के पुरोधा महान जननायक कर्पूरी ठाकुर जी को भारत रत्न से सम्मानित करने का निर्णय लिया है। उनकी जन्म-शताब्दी के अवसर पर यह निर्णय देशवासियों को गौरवान्वित करने वाला है। पिछड़ों और वंचितों के उत्थान के लिए कर्पूरी जी की अटूट प्रतिबद्धता और दूरदर्शी नेतृत्व ने भारत के सामाजिक-राजनीतिक परिदृश्य पर अमिट छाप छोड़ी है। यह भारत रत्न न केवल उनके अतुलनीय योगदान का विनम्र सम्मान है, बल्कि इससे समाज में समरसता को और बढ़ावा मिलेगा।”

 

 

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