In February, RI President John Germ and spouse Judy Germ, accompanied by PRIP Rajendra Saboo and TRF Trustee and WinS Global Chair Sushil Gupta, called upon the President of India Pranab Mukherjee at the Rashtrapati Bhavan in New Delhi.
During this courtesy call, President Germ presented a crystal memento and a silver plaque to President Mukherjee, recognising his guidance and engagement in making India polio-free. He also briefed him of Rotary’s various activities in India and the progress made by Rotary International in eradicating polio from the world.
President Mukherjee was happy to learn about Rotary’s work in India and appreciated its efforts in the social sector. He also discussed with his visitors the progress and development India had made since Independence, specially in strengthening its democratic processes and institutions.
DGs Sharat Jain and Dr N Subramanian accompanied the senior Rotary leaders to the Rashtrapati Bhavan.