Mukherjee, who has had a long association with the Nehru-Gandhi family, was a senior minister in the UPA I and UPA II governments.
“It is not the general trend of human society. People used to love each other, accept each other, and not reject,” said Mukherjee.
President Pranab Mukherjee gave address at the banquet hosted by Ghanaian President John Dramani Mahama, said India has been a victim of terrorism for three decades and shares Ghana’s concern that it has become a global menace.
China media criticised western media for attempting to drive a “wedge” between the two Asian giants by “hyping up” competition between them over Iran’s Chabahar port.
He will arrive in Beijing on May 25 and attend a reception hosted by The Chinese People’s Friendship Association for Foreign Countries (CPAFFC).
India has never allowed divergence to create disunity as its people always find an underlining unity, President Pranab Mukherjee said on Tuesday (May 3).
Speaking at a book release function at Rashtrapati Bhavan, Nariman addressed himself directly to the President from the dais as he sought to underscore the importance of dissent and republican form of democracy in India.
He, however, said that for better economic performance, a re-energised manufacturing sector was crucial, and called for “out of box” solutions and technological interventions to handle country’s problems.
After a brief stopover at the Rajkot airport, Mukherjee boarded an IAF helicopter to fly to Somnath near Veraval town in Gir Somnath district.
Mukherjee called the Ignite 2015 awards named after former President APJ Abdul Kalam a ‘fitting tribute’ to his memory and stressed on innovation as the key to economic development.
Centre on Monday issued an advisory that no inconvenience should be caused during visits of dignitaries.
Elector, elected should work together, says Mukherjee
The leaders also objected to the AAP government’s attacks on Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
The Delhi government is also in talks with several prominent persons, including CEOs and celebrities, to involve them in similar initiatives in government schools.
In June, both L-G Najeeb Jung and the Delhi CM had sought time with the President in order to appraise him about their respective points of view on the confrontation over various postings and transfers.