Narendra Modi releases book of Pranab Mukherjee's selected speeches, thanks outgoing president for guidance

Narendra Modi releases book of Pranab Mukherjees selected speeches, thanks outgoing president for guidance

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday released the fourth volume of selected speeches of President Pranab Mukherjee. President-elect Ram Nath Kovind and Vice-President Hamid Ansari also attended the ceremony. PTI

In his farewell speech, the president recalled Indira Gandhi and praised Narendra Modi. He said that, he was greatly benefitted from the advice and co-operation extended by Narendra Modi at every step towards protecting and defending constitution. PTI

Modi praised Mukherjee for his guidance and said that he felt 'fortunate' that he could meet and freely talk with Mukherjee any time. PTI

Outgoing president also stressed for the need for pluralism and tolerance, saying that the soul of India resides in these values. PTI

In his farewell speech, the president recalled Indira Gandhi and also praised Narendra Modi. He said that he greatly benefitted from the advice and co-operation extended by Modi at every step. PTI

The outgoing president also stressed for the need for pluralism and tolerance, saying that the soul of India resides in these values. PTI

The cermony was marked by special dance drama "Namamey Gange" by Ganesa Natyalaya Troupe. PTI

The ceremony was marked by special dance drama "Namamey Gange" by Ganesa Natyalaya Troupe. PTI

India's 14th president Ram Nath Kovind will take oath on Tuesday at a ceremony in the Central Hall of Parliament. PTI

 

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Updated Date: Jul 25, 2017 10:44:12 IST

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