Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav

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Guidelines for Uploading Narratives / Stories related to the Indian Freedom Struggle: Digital District Repository (DDR)

1. Before submitting a story, please check the Amrit Mahotsav Website to avoid duplication.

2. Kindly fill up all the details in the Website Form.

3. The story should be submitted in simple English or Hindi. Content from internet, Wikipedia, published material not to be copied. Plagiarism of any sort to be avoided.

4. Before submission of stories, proof/ spell-check may be done.

5. Focus may be on janambhoomi, karambhoomi, or place of martyrdom.

6. The story needs to be backed up with proper Credentials / Documentary proofs (such as Tamrapatra, Freedom Fighters’ Pension, etc.) related to freedom struggle.

7. The option of recording oral history may be explored.

8. Efforts should be made to locate and provide a picture, with each story wherever possible. Where photographs are not available, illustrations/sketches may be used.

9. Copyright permission, where necessary, may be obtained by you if using photographs of Getty Images, Almaty, etc.

10. Art, Culture, Places of Tourist attraction without connect with the freedom struggle to be avoided.

Disclaimer: The Ministry of Culture (MoC) shall reject or accept any story at its own discretion without assigning any reason. Also, no one can claim any cost on MoC for collection and submission of story.