President Kovind unveils the bust of Mahatma Gandhi in Manila, Philippines

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New Delhi: President Kovind unveils the bust of Mahatma Gandhi in Manila, Philippines.

“Honoured to unveil Mahatma Gandhi’s bust in the Philippines – the land of the brave Jose Rizal. I thank Miriam College for giving a place of respect to Mahatma Gandhi in its campus. Both Mahatma Gandhi and Jose Rizal believed in the power of peace and non-violence. The avenue in New Delhi named after Philippines’ national hero continues to inspire and motivate us,” said President Kovind while addressing on the occasion of unveiling of the bust of Mahatma Gandhi at Miriam college, Quezon City.

“The bust of Mahatma Gandhi is a gift from the people of India to Philippines. But the Mahatma belongs to all peoples, all cultures and all societies. May he continue to guide us in our shared journey of peace, harmony and sustainable development for all,” said President Kovind .

 

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