Central Railway observed the Partition Horrors Remembrance Day and organized exhibition showcasing photographs, visuals and information displaying the horrors of partition, as part of the Azaadi ka Amrit Mahotsav at Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Terminus on 14.8.2022. The exhibition was displayed digitally also.
Akhlaque Ahmed, Additional Divisional Railway Manager ( Administration), Mumbai Division inaugurated the exhibition. He also felicitated Late Anathbandhu Chakraborty, who participated in the 1942 Goa Mukti Sangram at the young age of 15 years and was imprisoned at Arthur Road Jail. His daughter Nita Chakraborty received the honour on his behalf.
Senior Officers from Headquarters and Mumbai Division were also present.
Similar exhibitions were also held at Thane, Vashi, Panvel and Lonavala stations on Central Railway.
Nagpur Division organised PHRD exhibition at Nagpur, Chandrapur, Wani, Sewagram, Amla and Wardha. A nukkad natak was also performed at Nagpur railway station.
Pune Division in coordination with an NGO organised Flash Mob at Pune railway station.
Bhusaval Division organised PHRD exhibition at Bhusaval, Burhanpur stations.
Hon'ble MP Dr. JaiSiddheshwar Shivacharya Mahaswamiji Inaugurated PHRD Exhibition on 14.08.2022 at Solapur Station.