New Delhi, Sep 4 : In order to promote and disseminate selected speeches of President Ram Nath Kovind, Publications Division under Ministry of Information & Broadcasting has published 'Loktantra Ke Swar (Khand 2)' and 'The Republican Ethic (Volume 2)', and the books will be released by Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu on September 6, at Pravasi Bharatiya Kendra, here.
Union Ministers Prakash Javadekar and Thaawarchand Gehlot will be Guests of Honour on the occasion. ''They are a compilation of 95 speeches delivered by the President during his second year in office (July 2018 to July 2019),'' an official statement of Ministry of Information & Broadcasting said on Wednesday.
''The speeches present a wide panorama of our national life, covering issues ranging from diplomatic focus to good governance, from quality education to the pursuit of excellence and from welfare of our brave armed forces to the overriding spirit of Constitution. In view of the commemoration of 150th Birth Anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi, a separate section on President’s illuminating addresses related to Gandhian world-view has also been included,'' the statement said.
''The speeches have been divided into eight categories--'Addressing the Nation', 'Windows to the World', 'Educating India: Equipping India', 'Dharma of Public Service', 'Honouring our Sentinels', 'Spirit of the Constitution and Law', 'Acknowledging Excellence' and 'Mahatma Gandhi: Moral Exemplar, Guiding Light','' it said.UNI