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Why Govt narrowed down to 25 Dec for 'Good Governance Day'?

The Union HRD Ministry was on Monday at the centre of a controversy over a circular by Navodya Vidyalaya Samiti(NVS) asking all its schools to observe December 25- X'mas day- as 'Good Governance Day' that led to an uproar in Parliament. But the question arises, why was 25th December picked up as the 'Good Governance Day', knowing it to be a gazetted holiday?

Dec 15, 2014, 18:59 PM IST