Consider the following statements about Kranti Diwas:

  1. The day is observed to remember the historic 'Quit India Movement' initiated by Mahatma Gandhi.
  2. Freedom fighters who are still alive are honoured by their respective states and concerned authorities at Rashtrapati Bhavan on this day

   Which of the above statements is/are correct?

Answer: [C] Both 1 & 2

Both are correct statements
Kranti Diwas is observed on 9th August to remember the historic 'Quit India Movement' initiated by Mahatma Gandhi. Freedom fighters who are still alive are honoured by their respective states and concerned authorities at Rashtrapati Bhavan in Delhi.

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