Members and supporters of Popular Front of India across the country celebrated February 17 as Popular Front Day. The day marks the 12th anniversary of the formation of the movement. The celebrations started early morning at unit level, with the unit members hoisting the tri-colour flag of the organization and distributing sweets. Wide varieties of programmes followed with the slogan "Defeat the politics of hate", including volunteer parades, people's marches, public meetings, seminars and blood donation camps.
Popular Front Day
New Delhi: Popular Front of India celebrated its 10th anniversary of Formation day yesterday on February 17, 2017.
Popular front Day celebrations held across the country with flag hoisting, Public Meeting, Rally and Unity March, a flagship parade of cadres of Popular front of India. Public meetings and rallies were also held on many states including Delhi, Rajasthan,Maharashtra, Andhra Pradesh Manipur, Goa, Bihar and West Bengal.
Chamrajnagar: The second Unity March in Karnataka was organized on 21st of February 2015 as part of the Popular Front Day celebrations. The city of Chamrajnagar played host to the cadets of Popular Front who were in the city to perform a glorious parade in uniform. The people of Chamrajnagar displayed their affection toward Popular Front by raising huge hoardings and flex throughout the city welcoming the march of Popular Front.
Popular Front volunteers across the state celebrated ‘Popular Front Day’ with massive rallies and gatherings at Kollam and Palakkad. The Day marks organization’s formation in on February 17 which is celebrated across the country every year.
New Delhi: Inaugurating the Unity March held at Uduppi Popular Front Chairman K M Sharif asked all the patriotic Indians to join Popular Front’s struggle for social justice and equality. The day is being celebrated all over India by Popular Front members to celebrate 8th anniversary of its formation in 2006 on the same day. Sharif said that Popular Front was formed at a time when communalism tried to hijack Indian Democratic system and posed existential threat to country ‘minorities. Even after 50 years of independence we failed to eliminate poverty and social injustice.
Popular front day is celebrated on the 17th of February every year to commemorate the foundation day of the movement. This year too the day was celebrated across the nation with enthusiasm. The day was marked with flag hoistings, rallies, public programs and distribution of welfare measures.
A press meet was held at the NSS Press Club, Hyderabad on 20th February 2018 to protest against the biased police action of banning the Popular Front Day celebration on 17th February, and arresting its leaders without any reasons.
Mohamed Arif Ahmed, Popular Front Deccan Zone Secretary, Mohmmed Abdul Ahad, Telangana State President, Rafiq Ahmed Rashadi, Vice President , Jerusalem Puttaih, Secretary, All India Christian Dalit Samaikhya, Hyderabad were present at the meet.