Anti Terrorism Day 2022: Date, Importance and Significance

Anti Terrorism Day is observed on the death anniversary of former PM Rajiv Gandhi

Each year on May 21, Anti-Terrorism Day is observed

Rajiv Gandhi was assassinated in a suicide bombing, by a woman belonging to the Liberation of Tamil Tigers Eelam (LTTE) terrorist troop.

The Anti-Terrorism Day is observed to spread the message of peace

It is a day to promote unity among the people of India.

It is also observed to prevent the young generation from getting involved with terror groups

This day also reminds the sacrifices made by the people, soldiers and policemen to save the nation from terrorist attacks.

On Anti Terrorism Day pledge is taken in all government offices, public sector undertakings and other public organizations.