The spectre of silence looms large over Pranab Mukherjee’s narrative on the events of the tumultuous Seventies.
The President is in good spirits and progressing well, official sources said.
Earlier in the day, the President thanked people for their wishes on his official twitter account.
The President’s health is being monitored and there is no cause of concern, informed Press Secretary Venu Rajamony.
Mukherjee suggests that it was former Bengal CM Siddhartha Shankar Ray who suggested Indira to declare the Emergency.
The book focuses on the decade of the 1970s which saw creation of Bangladesh, declaration of Emergency and advent of the politics of coalition.
By sharing its art collection, Rashtrapati Bhavan sheds a little more of its aloofness.
The photographs cannot be downloaded although Rashtrapati Bhavan may make prints available through its souvenir shop at a later date.
After opening up the project for the public, Mukherjee said the project “signals a new era in governance’’.
The Mobile One service will bring 637 government services spread over the websites of 37 government departments under its ambit.
Four groups are studying the report, its implementation
In the morning, both BJP and Congress members gave separate memorandums to Governor S C Jamir.
Reason: the stripes have been missing despite reminders to PMC by police and citizens’s complaints.
Modi has now asked Finance Ministry to explain the inordinate delay in implementing the recommendations of the Srikrishna committee.
President Pranab Mukherjee has written a book titled ‘The Dramatic Decade: The Indira Gandhi Years.’