NHRC Silver Jubilee Postage Stamps

18 Oct 2018  Thu

The National Human Rights Commission was founded on 12th October 1993. The 25th anniversary of this organisation was celebrated last week. The three-day silver Jubilee celebrations were attended by Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Union Minister of Home Affairs Rajnath Singh.

A commemorative postage stamp and a special cover were launched during the event by Prime Minister Narendra Modi. A new version of the NHRC website with user-friendly features was also launched. The website can now be accessed by persons with special needs. A ‘Human Rights Mela’ and ‘Human Rights Street Theatre Festival’ was organised on 13th October while a Human Rights Walk was organised on 14th October to create more awareness about different aspects of human rights.

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