Honouring a Stalwart: Friends, Well-Wishers Felicitate Shri Muppavarapu Venkaiah Naidu Garu on being honoured with the Padma Vibhushan

Hyderabad, February 12, 2024 – In a grand ceremony held at the Anvaya Convention in the vibrant Financial District of Gachibowli, Hyderabad, the former Vice President of India, Shri Muppavarapu Venkaiah Naidu, was felicitated on the occasion of his being honored with the prestigious Padma Vibhushan. This event, hosted by Shri YS Chowdary and Dr Kamineni Srinivas, was not merely a felicitation but a gathering of many personalities, coming together to celebrate a man whose life has been dedicated to serving the nation. The ceremony served as a platform to acknowledge Shri Venkaiah Naidu’s significant contributions to Indian politics and society, bringing together a diverse array of prominent figures to laud his achievements. 

Distinguished Guests Grace the Occasion

The event witnessed the presence of distinguished guests. Notable attendees included Shri N. V. Ramana, former Chief Justice of India, and Shri CH. Vidyasagar Rao, former Governor of Maharashtra, lending prestige to the occasion. The political spectrum was well represented by Shri G. Kishan Reddy, Union Minister for Culture, Tourism, and Development of the North-eastern Region, among others. Business and media sectors were also represented by eminent personalities such as Shri Krishna Ella, Chairperson of Bharat Biotech International, and Shri Cherukuri Kiron, Managing Director of the Eenadu Group.

The Poorna Kumbham Welcome

The ceremony commenced with a traditional Poorna Kumbham welcome for Shri Muppavarapu Venkaiah Naidu and his wife, Smt. Usha Venkaiah Naidu, evoking a sense of reverence and cultural richness. The atmosphere was imbued with the resonant chanting of holy mantras, symbolizing respect for Shri Venkaiah Naidu’s deep-rooted Indian traditions and values.

Eloquent Tributes

Eloquent speeches during the felicitation highlighted different aspects of Shri Venkaiah Naidu’s illustrious career and contributions. Shri Y.S. Chowdary reflected on Shri Venkaiah Naidu’s political journey, emphasizing his unwavering commitment to principles and significant impact on Indian politics. Dr. Kamineni Srinivasa Rao added a personal touch, portraying Shri Venkaiah Naidu as a guiding force and source of support for his friends and colleagues.

Emphasizing Tradition

Shri Muppavarapu Venkaiah Naidu’s address was a poignant reflection on the significance of the Padma Vibhushan and the philosophy guiding his life’s work. He emphasized the importance of recognizing merit-based contributions, regardless of political affiliations, and urged the youth to draw inspiration from leaders who have shaped India’s destiny. He reminded the need for recognising and following the rich traditions that the Indian society has bestowed upon us.

The felicitation of Shri Muppavarapu Venkaiah Naidu was a celebration of his legacy of public service, dedication, and unwavering commitment to democratic principles. Each moment of the ceremony reflected the deep respect and admiration Shri Venkaiah Naidu commands across various sectors of Indian society, serving as an inspiration for future generations to embody values of integrity, service, and dedication to the nation.

Shri Venkaiah Naidu’s legacy serves as a beacon of inspiration for all citizens, reminding us of the transformative potential of leadership rooted in integrity and love for the nation.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *