7 Nov :The Vice President of India Shri M. Hamid Ansari was presented with the ‘Bharat Scouts and Guides Flag Sticker’ by the scouts and guides on the occasion of its Foundation Day here today. The Vice President wished them with good success in life. Shri Lalit Mohan Jha, the National Commissioner was present on the occasion.
The Bharat Scouts and Guides is the largest youth organisation in the country functioning as a purely voluntary and non-political organisation since 7th November 1950. All the different scouts and guide associations merged together to form a unified organisation called Bharat Scouts and Guides. Every year 7th November is celebrated as ‘Foundation Day’. It is also being celebrated as the ‘Bharat Scouts and Guides Flag Day’ since its golden jubilee in the year 2000.