October 2, 2020 5:21:39 pm
UAE’s iconic skyscraper Burj Khalifa would show the photographs of Mahatma Gandhi as a tribute to the good Indian peace icon on his 151st start anniversary, a media report stated on Friday.
The photographs of Gandhi can be displayed on Burj Khalifa together with his related messages round 8.15 pm on Friday, the Gulf News reported, citing a tweet from the Indian Consulate in Dubai.
Gandhi Jayanti on October 2 can also be marked because the Worldwide Day of Non-Violence on account of the non-violent technique adopted by Gandhi to assist India safe independence from the British colonial rule in 1947.
“The particular Gandhi present on Burj Khalifa can be live-streamed on social media pages of the consulate. We’re grateful to Emaar for his or her help,” the report quoted an official of the Indian Consulate saying the paper earlier this week.
The consulate officers are additionally holding a cleanliness drive within the premises of the mission. With the help from the Indian neighborhood, 151 timber can be planted on totally different websites to mark the event, the report stated.
The annual debate for college kids, held beneath the patronage of the mission at GEMS Our Personal Indian College, can be organised on-line as a result of COVID-19. Essay writing and drawing competitions are additionally being organised for college kids.
On the 149th birthday of Gandhi in 2018, a particular LED present on Burj Khalifa marked the graduation of the two-year line up of programmes of 150 years of Gandhian ideologies within the UAE.
The particular LED present was collectively organised by the Indian Embassy, Abu Dhabi, Indian Consulate in Dubai and Emaar Properties. Photographs of Gandhi and the Indian flag had been beamed on the world’s largest LED-illuminated facade as soon as once more on the identical day in 2019.
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