HON'BLE VICE-PRESIDENT SHRI. M VENKAIAH NAIDU PARTICIPATES IN 'BHARATI THIRUVIZHA' HELD AT 'BHARATIYA VIDYA BHAVAN', MYLAPORE
Hon'ble Vice-President Shri. M Venkaiah Naidu visited Chennai city on 10th December (Sunday). Shri. Naidu participated in the 24th annual ‘Bharati Thiruviza’ organised by Vanavil Cultural Centre and Bharthiya Vidya Bhavan to mark the 135th birth anniversary of legendary poet and freedom fighter 'Subramanya Bharti. The event was held at Bharthiya Vidya Bhavan, Mylapore, Chennai. Speaking at the event, Shri. Naidu showered praises on the poet. He added that 'Bharati' and 'Mahakavi' were the titles given to the great luminary 'Subramanya Bharati' and both signifies Bharati's extraordinary contribution to the world of letters. He went on to say that Bharati was blessed by the goddess of learning and that Bharati's was a vision of 'freedom' in the broadest sense.
The event was marked by the presentation of Bharathi award to former CBI director Shri. D.R. Karthikeyan, for his exemplary service to the nation.