Vice President Venkaiah Naidu to deliver Vajpayee Memorial Lecture at IIMC
The topic of the lecture is ‘Role of Media in Moulding an Enlightened Public Opinion’
Published - 11-March-2019
Vice President of India M Venkaiah Naidu will deliver the first Atal Bihari Vajpayee memorial annual lecture on March 20 at the Indian Institute of Mass Communication, New Delhi, Director General K G Suresh announced on Monday.
Keeping in view the upcoming Lok Sabha elections, Naidu, who is also Chairman of the Rajya Sabha, will deliver his lecture on the topic “Role of Media in Moulding an Enlightened Public Opinion”.
With the Vice President himself delivering the first lecture, we are confident that eminent personalities would be addressing the prestigious lecture in the coming years also, Suresh said.
Earlier, Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan had unveiled the plaque naming the main road in the IIMC Campus after Vajpayee.
The IIMC Executive Council at its last meeting had approved the naming of road and lecture & institution of the lecture after the former Prime Minister.