PARLIAMENTARIANS PAY TRIBUTES TO SWATANTRYAVEER VINAYAK DAMODAR SAVARKAR
New Delhi, 28 May 2019: Lok Sabha Speaker Smt. Sumitra Mahajan; former Deputy Prime Minister Shri L.K. Advani; Members of Parliament and former Members of Parliament paid floral tributes at the portrait of Swatantryaveer Vinayak Damodar Savarkar in the Central Hall of Parliament House, on his birth anniversary today. Among others who paid floral tributes to Swatantryaveer Vinayak Damodar Savarkar were the Secretaries-General of Lok Sabha and Rajya Sabha, Smt. Snehlata Shrivastava and Shri Desh Deepak Verma, respectively and officers of Lok Sabha and Rajya Sabha Secretariats. A booklet containing the profile of Swatantryaveer Vinayak Damodar Savarkar, brought out in Hindi and English by the Lok Sabha Secretariat, was presented to the dignitaries. The portrait of Swatantryaveer Vinayak Damodar Savarkar was unveiled by the then President of India, Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam, in the Central Hall of Parliament House on 26 February 2003.