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Dr. D.Y. Patil College of Physiotherapy

National Education Day

Wednesday, November 13, 2019 |Dr. D. Y. Patil College of Physiotherapy Sant Tukaram Nagar, Pimpri |Events

National Education Day is observed on November 11 every year. This day commemorates the birth anniversary of Mr. Maulana Abul Kalam Azad. Mr. Azad was the first education minister of Independent India and served from August 15, 1947 to February 2, 1958. Dr. D.Y. Patil College of Physiotherapy had celebrated the day by delivering a seminar to 3rd-year students for the same. Mr. Azad was one of the most important national leaders promoting the causes of Hindu-Muslim unity as well as secularism and socialism. Post-Indian independence, he is also credited with the establishment of the Indian Institutes of Technology (IIT) as well as the foundation of the University Grants Commission. His contribution to education will enlighten students and help them achieve great milestones in future endeavors.