PARLIAMENTARIANS PAY TRIBUTES TO SHRI MORARJI DESAI
New Delhi, 28 February 2018: Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi; Union Minister of Chemicals & Fertilizers and Minister of Parliamentary Affairs, Shri Ananthkumar; Minister of State in the Ministry of Parliamentary Affairs and Statistics and Programme Implementation Shri Vijay Goel; and former Deputy Prime Minister and Chairperson, Ethics Committee(Lok Sabha) Shri L.K. Advani led the nation in paying floral tributes at the portrait of former Prime Minister of India Shri Morarji Desai in the Central Hall of Parliament House on his birth anniversary, today.
Several Members of Parliament, former Members of Parliament and the Secretaries -General of Lok Sabha and Rajya Sabha Smt. Snehlata Shrivastava and Shri Desh Deepak Verma, respectively also paid floral tributes to Shri Morarji Desai.
A booklet containing the profile of Shri Morarji Desai, brought out in Hindi and English by the Lok Sabha Secretariat, was presented to the dignitaries who attended the function. The portrait of Shri Morarji Desai was unveiled by the then President of India, Dr. Shanker Dayal Sharma in the Central Hall of Parliament House on 15 December 1995.