National Sports Day is celebrated in India on August 29th to commemorate the birth anniversary of hockey legend, Major Dhyan Chand. This year we are celebrating Major Dhyan Chand’s 117th anniversary. The day is observed to spread awareness of the importance of sports and daily activities in everyone’s life.
This year we are going to celebrate the 76th anniversary of its independence with great enthusiasm on 15th August in 2022. To mark this glorious year, the day has been named Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav. The Amrit Mahotsav of Azadi started 75 weeks ago on 15 August 2022