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India celebrates National Education Day to mark birth anniversary of Azad


  • It is observed to mark the birth anniversary of Maulana Abul Kalam Azad since 2008. 
  • Maulana Abul Kalam Azad was the first education minister of independent India. 
  • He served the nation from August 15, 1947, to February 2, 1958. 
  • Maulana Abul Kalam Azad was a reformer and freedom fighter. 
  • He was not merely a scholar but committed to building the nation through education.