President Kovind Praises PM Modi’s Extraordinary Commitment towards his Dutyby Opinion Express May 30, 2018 0 comments
President Ram Nath Kovind on Monday heaped praise on Prime Narendra Modi, saying he was trying to make India a “leading country in the world with the same commitment with which he made Gujarat the leading state” of the nation.
Kovind admired PM Modi in context to illustrious Gujarat’s sons who contributed for the nation building including Sardar Patel, Mahatma Gandhi, Swami Dayanand Saraswati and former PM Morarji Desai during his speech after he gave ‘Santokba Humanitarian Award’ to Nobel Peace Prize Laureate Kailash Satyarthi as well as former chairman of Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) AS Kiran Kumar along with Rs 1 crore each at Surat on Tuesday.
The President admitted that he came to attend the award function organised by Shree Rama Krishna Knowledge (SRKK) Foundation by breaking tradition of Rashtrapati Bhavan. He said that generally the President wouldn’t attend functions of private organisations.
Writer: Nayan Dave
Courtesy: The Pioneer