Chandigarh, Chandigarh Administration has decided to celebrate National Unity Day (Rashtriya Ekta Diwas) on 31st October 2014 by organizing a “Run for Unity” at 7.30 am from Sukhna Lake to Rock Garden and back. According to Home Secretary, Sh. Anil Kumar IAS , the Run for Unity symbolizes the expression of solidarity and unity amongst the citizens of this Country with varied cultural and traditional background. Chandigarh being a cosmopolitan city truly reflects the Unity in Cultural diversity and surely the people and youngsters will join the Run in the Morning of 31st October, which is also Sardar Patel’s Birth Anniversary.
It is expected that all citizens of tricity will throng to Sukhna Lake to join the Run and celebrate the Spirit of Unity. On National level, the Government of India shall also celebrate the Birth Anniversary of Iron Man of India.