Ministry of Culture to commemorate the 250th Birth Anniversary of Raja Ram Mohan Roy
New Delhi. Under the aegis of Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav (AKAM), the Ministry of Culture is commemorating the 250th Birth Anniversary of Shri Raja Ram Mohan Roy from 22nd May 2022 to 22nd May 2023. The inaugural ceremony will take place at Raja Ram Mohan Roy LibraryFoundation, Salt Lake, Kolkata, and at Science City Auditorium, Kolkata. Union Minister of Culture, Tourism, and Development of Northeastern Region (DoNER) Shri G. Kishan Reddy, and Governor of WestBengal, Shri Jagdeep Dhankhar will be gracing the ceremony on 22nd May 2022.
An iconic statue of Raja Ram Mohan Roy will be unveiled by the minister of Culture, Shri G. Kishan Reddy in a virtual mode at Raja RamMohan Roy Library Foundation, Kolkata at 11:00 AM. Several other events will also be held at Salt Lake, Science CityAuditorium, and Kolkata. A seminar and quiz program for children will also be organized. A multimedia presentation on various facets of the life of ShriRaja Ram Mohan Roy will also be presented.