Vice President and Rajya Sabha Chairman M Venkaiah Naidu was on Monday given a farewell in the Rajya Sabha, the Upper House, in the presence of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and other top leaders. Naidu will step down on Wednesday and Jagdeep Dhankhar will take the oath of office and secrecy on August 11. Speaking at a program organized at the GMC Balayogi Auditorium of Parliament House to mark the farewell of Vice President Venkaiah Naidu, PM Modi also recalled his initial days of meeting Naidu. He said that this is an emotional moment. PM Modi said that his experience used to become a matter of concern for opposition friends.
In his address during the farewell ceremony of M Venkaiah Naidu, who was also the first member of the Rajya Sabha
, PM Modi said that Venkaiah Naidu is the first Vice President and Chairman of the Rajya Sabha to be a member of the Rajya Sabha. Now those who have been in the Rajya Sabha for a long time, what goes on in the house. What goes on behind the scenes, which party will do what? He was well aware of all these things. This experience of his became a matter of concern for the opposition friends.
old days He always used to say that he wanted to work in the Rural Development Department. Vice President Naidu had a passion for it.
PM Modi said- one should remember M. Venkaiah Naidu's advice
PM said that M. Venkaiah Naidu could have been the first Chairman who knew how to make the House more efficient and do his best for the country. The Parliamentary Committee has to be made more productive and result-oriented. We must remember their advice.
PM Modi further said that one of his sorrows during his election as Vice President was to resign from the party due to constitutional requirements, but I think Venkaiah ji will definitely hide his absence of 5 years. His work to inspire, encourage and reward all veteran members will continue.
Vice President said at the farewell ceremony- Happiness is the same with sadness
, in his farewell ceremony, M. Venkaiah Naidu said that I am very happy on one side and on the other side I feel, I am missing you all because I am from 10th August I will not be in a position to preside over the House. Regarding Indian culture and tradition, he said that I always used to say 'Namaste' while greeting the house because there is a lot in Indian tradition and culture.