New Delhi, 23 January 2019: Lok Sabha Speaker Shri Om Birla, Union Minister of Defence Shri Rajnath Singh; and Leader of Opposition (Rajya Sabha) Shri Ghulam Nabi Azad paid floral tributes at the portrait of Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose in the Central Hall of Parliament House on his birth anniversary today.
Among other dignitaries who paid tributes to Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose were Members of Parliament and former Members of Parliament. The Secretaries-General of Lok Sabha and Rajya Sabha, Shri Utpal Kumar Singh and Shri Desh Deepak Verma, respectively also paid tributes.
A booklet containing the profile of Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose, brought out in Hindi and English by the Lok Sabha Secretariat, was presented to the dignitaries.
The portrait of Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose was unveiled by the then President of India, Dr. N. Sanjiva Reddy, in the Central Hall of Parliament House on 23 January 1978.