President Pranab Mukharjee will inaugurate National Level event to commemorate Paika Vidroh. For this a mega event is planned by Union ministry of culture. The inaugural event is to be held on 20th July.
The event is to be held at New Delhi. Regarding this union minister of Petroleum & natural gas Dharmendra Pradhan has interacted with Minister of Culture Dr Mahesh Sharma. In this meeting senior officials of culture departmet were present. Paika Vidroh is considered as the first organised fight for freedom against Britishers. To commemorate the completion of 200 years of Paika Vidroh, various programs are planned to be held.
Notably Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley has already allocated budget for the events to be held in this purpose.