Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu today paid tribute to the great social reformer, visionary thinker and educationist, Mahatma Phule on his Jayanti. In a tweet, Mr Naidu said, his endeavour for the uplift of the underprivileged and women remains an eternal source of inspiration in our efforts to build an inclusive and egalitarian society.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi paid tributes to social activist Mahatma Phule on his birth anniversary. Mr. Modi said that Mahatma Phule is widely respected as the champion of social justice and a source of hope for countless people.
Remembering the great personality, Prime Minister said Mahatma Phule was a multifaceted personality who worked tirelessly for social equality, women empowerment and boosting education. Mr Modi said, India will forever be grateful to him for his monumental contribution.