PM Modi addressed the NHRC Silver Jubilee Foundation Day function in New Delhi. The Commission is completing 25 years of its existence with its 26th Foundation Day today
PM Modi launched the new version of the NHRC website, which will be more user-friendly and accessible to persons with special needs. PM Modi also issued a Postage Stamp and Special Cover on the occasion. Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh and Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Communications Manoj Sinha also took part in the event.
The Commission will organize a ‘Human Rights Mela’ and ‘Human Rights Street Theatre Festival’ tomorrow. On Sunday, NHRC will organize a Human Rights Walk to generate awareness about various aspects of human rights. The NHRC was set up on the 12th October, 1993 under the Protection of Human Rights Act, passed by Parliament.