PM Modi Calls Former President Pranab Mukherjee An Outstanding Statesman Of Our Times

NEW DELHI

PM Modi has issued a post on social media about former President of India Pranab Mukherjee being honoured with the Bharat Ratna – India’s highest civilian award.

Taking to Twitter, the Prime Minister has called the senior Congress leader and former Finance Minister “an outstanding statesman of our times”.

He adds that Pranab Mukherjee “has served the nation selflessly and tirelessly for decades, leaving a strong imprint on the nation’s growth trajectory.”

Finally, PM Modi has commended the former President’s wisdom and intellect and expresses his delight at the award being conferred upon him.