Meeting the former President of India
HG Yudhistir Govinda Das and HG Advaita Krishna Das from ISKCON Delhi recently met Dr A.P.J Abdul Kalam,former President of India (2002-2007), at his residence.
Dr Abdul Kalam who has previously severed at the Defence Research and Development Organization (DRDO) and Indian Space Research Organization
(ISRO) as a scientist, has been a recipient of several national and international awards. He is popularly also called as the “Missile Man of India” for his contributions to the India’s Nuclear development program.
A very humble and down to earth person Dr Abdul Kalam greeted the devotees and spoke at length need for a internal change in the society.
He was very appreciative of the food distribution program that ISKCON is carrying out especially the mid-day meal. He also spoke about his visit to the Bhaktivedanta Hospital in Mumbai where he felt that the hospital was “righteous to the word.”
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