Tomorrow is a very special day – the 48th anniversary of independence and 24th anniversary of the republic of mauritius it will be a day of celebration including performances by local artists, fireworks, air shows, marching bands and an official programme at champ de mars with a flag raising ceremony in the presence of chief. The 15th august is the most important day in the history of india on this fortunate day our country became free after many centuries the british left india with bag and baggage related articles: essay on independence day of india. Red, blue, yellow and green our national flag swaying proudly all around red symbolising the struggle for freedom and independence blue representing the indian ocean in the middle of which mauritius is situated yellow – the new light of independence shining over the island green- the agricultlure of the island and its. Bengaluru: prime minister narendra modi will be invited to attend the 50th independence day of the island nation as the chief guest, said mauritius vice president paramasivum pillay here on friday speaking to the reporters after meeting legislative council chairman d h shankaracharya in vidhana. Mauritius independence day 2018 happy independence day, mauritius this doodle's reach this day in history.
Independence day, every july 4th is the day we celebrate and thank america for the gift of freedom it has bestowed on us. Mauritius independence day mauritius officially the republic of mauritius, a small island in the middle of theindian ocean, first discovered by the arabs the known history of mauritius begins with its discovery by europeans and its appearance on maps in the early 16th century mauritius was successively colonized by the dutch, the french and the. Mauritius can serve as role model for other countries for its involvement with regards to the issues of international humanitarian law (ihl) vis-à-vis the united nations as well as in the implementation of the ihlthe head of the international committee of the red cross (icrc), ms perrine louart, made this statement on 26th october 2016 following.
Mauritius independence day mauritius map vector illustration banner or poster of mauritius independence day celebration waving flag of mauritius, brush stroke background vector illustration mauritius flag set - vector collection symbol of love for his country icon for independence day flag of mauritius in the shape of heart, eps. Brief history the first europeans to have visited mauritius were the portuguese at the beginning of the sixteenth century (most probably in 1510) the dutch who settled in the island in 1598 named it mauritius after prince maurice of nassau among other things, the dutch introduced sugar cane and the java deer before leaving in 1710 where they. On 12 march 1992, twenty-four years after independence, mauritius was proclaimed a republic within the commonwealth of nations the last governor general, sir. Happy independence day ok, so it’s on the 12th, but we’ve got a whole weekend to make the most of it – the flag-bearing cars, the general festivities we gained our independence quite late, in 1968 it wasn’t without problems: there were the communal riots in january the same year, leading to a state of [.
Get a sneek peek at what sugar beach mauritius is preparing to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the independence day of mauritius island read here. A series of activities organised to mark national day celebrations date: january 23, 2017 domain on the theme la main dans la main will kick off on 12 th march 2017 in the context of the 49 th anniversary of the independence of mauritius and the 25 th anniversary of the republic these activities will span till next year to mark the 50 years of independence.
Today many will raise the national flag and sing the national anthem as we celebrate the 49th independence day of mauritius members of the national assembly will brand themselves as the greatest patriots and give lengthy lectures on the progress of the nation opposition party members will tell the press about the dangers where we’re. A brief introduction to the history of mauritius from the time of early colonization to the present day a brief introduction to the history of mauritius from the time of early colonization to the present day a brief history of mauritius search the site go history & culture african history key events american history african american.
Learn more about the history of mauritius pre-independence and the countries that discovered the island. Celebration of the 50th anniversary of the independence of mauritius moi staff and board members gathered on the 9th march 2018 to celebrate the landmark event of the 50th anniversary of the independence of mauritius. By india in mauritius (high commission of india, port louis) updated about 3 years ago celebrations to mark the 69th independence day of india in mauritius commenced on the morning of august 15, 2015, with the unfurling of the national flag by he shri anup kumar mudgal, high commissioner of india to mauritius, and the singing of the. The republic of mauritius will celebrate the 50th anniversary of its independence on 12 march 2018.