New Delhi, Aug 2: Former President Pranab Mukherjee on Thursday shared an “emotional” letter penned down by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on his last day in Rashtrapati Bhawan.
Taking twitter said the letter touched his heart.
In an emotional letter, Modi expressed his regard and respect for the former Indian President and described him as warm, affectionate and caring.
— Pranab Mukherjee (@CitiznMukherjee) August 3, 2017
Modi wrote “Pranab Da, our political journeys took shape in different political parties. Our ideologies, at times, have been different. Yet, such is the strength of your intellect and wisdom that we were able to work together with synergy.”
“Three years ago, I came to New Delhi as an outsider. The task before me was huge and challenging. In these times, you have always been a father figure and a mentor to me”, the letter asserted.
“Your wisdom, guidance and personal warmth have given me greater confidence and strength. That you are a repository of knowledge is well known. Your intellectual prowess has constantly helped my government and me,” PM said.