75th Goa Revolution Day

  • The 75th Goa Revolution Day was observed on 18th June 2021.
  • On 18th June 1946 at Margao, Dr Ram Manohar Lohia, and Dr Julião Menezes started the civil disobedience movement against Salazar, the Portuguese dictatorial regime which eventually resulted in Goa’s liberation.
  • The territories of Goa, Daman and Diu were annexed to India with the armed action carried out by the Indian Armed Forces in December 1961- code named ‘Operation Vijay’.