Minister for Archives and Archeology Kadanappally Ramachandran has a look inside the Vaikom Sathyagaraha Museum after its inauguration on Tuesday.
State’s tribute to the Father of the Nation, says Kadannappally
The State federal government is analyzing a proposal to takeover the boat jetty at Vaikom where Mahatma Gandhi had disembarked a boat for signing up with the popular satyagraha in the temple town. It may made a part of the Vaikom Satyagraha museum project, Minister for Archives and Archaeology Kadannappally Ramachandran has actually said.
He was inaugurating the Vaikom Satyagraha Museum established by the Archives Department in Vaikom on Tuesday.
According to the Minister, the museum is the State’s homage to the Dad of the Nation on the occasion of his 150 th birth year.
Archaeology For young minds
” The museum, which narrates the story of an epic struggle for social equality, will also act as a platform for presenting the young minds to the suitables of Gandhism,” he stated.
C.K. Asha, MLA, presided over the function. J. Reji Kumar, Director, State Archives, gave the initial speech. R.Chandran Pillai, Executive Director, Kerala Museum, presented a report.
The museum has actually put on display numerous hundreds of documents relating to the satyagraha and hosts a special gallery to narrate Gandhiji’s function in the historical motion. It will be open on all days other than Mondays from 10 a.m to 5 p.m. The entry for visitors is complimentary.