President Pranab Mukherjee turns a year older ; everybody is pouring their wishes on him
President, Pranab Mukherjee who is the thirteenth president of the country was born on December 11th of 1935 in a Bengali Brahmin family. He was highly inspired by his father who was an active participant in Indian Independence Movement. His family has played a great role in igniting his spirits to serve the country in any way possible. President Pranab Mukherjee turns a year older and here are few unknown facts about him.
He has turned 81 today and he is still very active and high-spirited. This shows what a great President he is for the country. With his unparalleled experience of 5 decades in governance, Shri Mukherjee was crowned the first citizen of the country on 25th of July in 2012. He has served country’s Finance, Defense, Commerce and Foreign ministry at different times.
As powerful orator as he is, he is an equally humble and kind-hearted person. With his remarkable knowledge in Politics and Finance, he is highly admired by most political parties. Due to his unbiased personality, not just congress for which he served for 23 years as a policy maker, the rest of the parties respect him equally.
Due to his avid books and reading, Shri Mukherjee haswritten books on National Building and Indian Economy. President Mukherjee is dedicated to culture and art. Whenever he is not doing anything, which is rare, his loved ones have found him either gardening or reading.
This year for his birthday, a number of functions have been arranged in Rashtrapati Bhawan. A campaign, ‘100 million for 100 million’ will be flagged by the President which is aimed to inspire millions of unprivileged youth and children throughout the world to break free from the shackles of social evils over the next five years.
In the presence of the respected Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi and the Vice President, M. Hamid Ansari along with the President himself, three inspiring books, ‘From Raj to Swaraj’, ‘Life at Rashtrapati Bhawan’ and ‘Indradhanush- Volume II’ will be launched in Rashtrapati Bhawan among other activities.
All in all, this year President, Pranav Mukherjee’s birthday will be dedicated to the country. From every citizen of the country, we would like to wish the President, A very Happy Birthday.