When the Prez hosted a bash
Arecent evening in the Capital saw some of the most powerful personalities of the country get together for an Iftar party at the Rashtrapati Bhawan.
At this gathering, President of India Pranab Mukherjee and Vice President of India Mohammad Hamid Ansari
were seen interacting with the guests which included dignitaries of various countries. They also exchanged greetings with the Pakistani High Commissioner Abdul Basit. While union finance minister Arun Jaitley, Congress president Sonia Gandhi, MoS Minority Affairs Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi and Delhi’s Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal attended this party, PM Narendra Modi and Delhi Lieutenant Governor, Najeeb Jung, gave it a miss. Here we also witnessed a rare sight of former Delhi CM Sheila Dikshit and current Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal bonding together. Politicians Sitaram Yechury and Ghulam Nabi Azad were among the other politicians present.
Dr Pranab Mukherjee meeting the guests
Mohammad Hamid Ansari greets foreign dignitaries
Arvind Kejriwal and Sheila Dikshit
Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi
R S Jaura