On the occasion of Children's Day on Tuesday, major e-commerce platforms like Amazon, Paytm and others have announced luring offers for kids at never-seen-before prices.
The day talks about the importance of the right to education, care, and a safe childhood. He was often quoted as saying that children should always be carefully and lovingly nurtured as they are the future of the nation and citizens of tomorrow. Schools in India organize various events or function to celebrate children's day on this date.
Children's day is celebrated all over in the world to adore the innocence of a child, to make them feel special for their role for the future. Indian Children day has its roots back to 1959.
Pandit Jawahar Lal Nehru's birth anniversary is celebrated as Children's Day across the country.
Prior the death of Jawahar Lal Nehru, India celebrated November 20 as children's day as observed by United Nations but following his demise in 1964, Nehru's birthday was unanimously made a decision to be celebrated as Bal Diwas or children day in India.
"Children are great imitators".
In India, innocent and poor children are victims of child labor. Whatever falls on them makes an impression.
The Universal Children's Day is also celebrated to make them aware about how children across the world have experienced violence in forms of abuse, exploitation and discrimination. Everyone remembers what you did EXCEPT YOU!
Yet we forget that he is someone today.
Children's Day is also observed as International Day for Protection for Children in many nations on June 1.