PM Narendra Modi releases books on Kumbh Mela and R K Laxman
Books ‘Making of Kumbh, Prayagraj 2019’ and ‘Timeless Laxman’ have been published by Spenta Multimedia Pvt Ltd
Published - 20-December-2018
Prime Minister Narendra Modi recently released two noteworthy books namely, ‘Making of Kumbh, Prayagraj 2019’ and ‘Timeless Laxman’, both published by Spenta Multimedia Pvt Ltd.
The book ‘Timeless Laxman’ portrays the life and works of legendary cartoonist late R K Laxman. It was published at Raj Bhawan in Mumbai in the presence of Maharashtra Governor Vidyasagar Rao; Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis; Spenta Multimedia Chairman Maneck Davar and other dignitaries. Speaking on the occasion, Modi commented that the book highlighting the rich work of Dr R K Laxman, especially the cartoonist’s Common Man, is a timely reminder of India’s unity in diversity.
The second book ‘Making of Kumbh, Prayagraj 2019’ depicting the vision, challenges and milestones achieved in preparing for Kumbh 2019 in Prayagraj, was released in the Triveni Sangam area in Prayagraj, soon after performing Ganga pujan and inaugurating the state-of-the-art command and control centre for Kumbh Mela as well as other projects. UP Governor Ram Naik and Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath were also present.
The previous day before the book release, heads of over 70 Missions in Delhi visited Prayagraj to witness the preparations for the 49-day Kumbh Mela that will begin on January 15, 2019. Over 12 crore people, including foreign tourists and heads of mission are expected to visit Prayagraj Kumbh Mela 2019. In December 2017, UNESCO recognised Kumbh Mela as an ‘Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity’.
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