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  • End of an era

    End of an era

    Mukherjee had a strong desire to make the Rashtrapati Bhavan accessible to the common people, and a substantial portion of Rashtrapati Bhavan was opened for public viewing during his tenure.

    September 7, 2020
  • ‘The soul of India resides in pluralism & tolerance’

    ‘The soul of India resides in pluralism & tolerance’

    A day before demitting office, Mukherjee said “there are divergent strands in public discourse. We may argue, we may agree or we may not agree. But we cannot deny the essential prevalence of multiplicity of opinion. Otherwise, a fundamental character of our thought process will wither away.”

    September 1, 2020
  • Pranab Mukherjee passes away at 84

    Pranab Mukherjee passes away at 84

    The information of his death was broken by his son Abhijit Mukherjee on twitter. "With a heavy heart, this is to inform you that my father Shri Pranab Mukherjee has just passed away despite the best efforts of doctors of RR Hospital and prayers, duas and prarthanas from people throughout India! I thank all of you with folded hands," Abhijit Mukherjee tweeted.

    September 1, 2020
  • ‘A scholar par excellence, a towering statesman’: PM Modi pays tribute to Pranab Mukherjee

    ‘A scholar par excellence, a towering statesman’: PM Modi pays tribute to Pranab Mukherjee

    'I was new to Delhi in 2014. From Day 1, I was blessed to have the guidance, support and blessings of Shri Pranab Mukherjee. I will always cherish my interactions with him,' PM said.

    August 31, 2020