New Delhi, Dec. 11 (ANI): President Pranab Mukherjee on Friday inaugurated a Children’s Section of the website of the President of India (http://126.96.36.199/demotemprb/RB-CS/RB-CS-Home.aspx) at Rashtrapati Bhavan.
Speaking on the occasion, President Mukherjee said the launch of Children’s Section of the website is yet another step in the opening of Rashtrapati Bhavan to the people of India. He hoped it will encourage more and more children visit this heritage building.
“The future of our nation depends on our children. When provided adequate opportunity and guidance, they have immense potential to contribute to society and humanity. In the age of internet and technology, young children should be informed and educated through this media so that they move ahead on the path of discovery and explore their maximum potential,” said President Mukherjee.
He expressed hope that the format of the website will engage children with its fun facts and activities which will help them know more about the role of the President and life in Rashtrapati Bhavan.
“The Children’s Section has been created for young children of age 7 to 15 years. It will educate them in simple language and with photos and video footage on various aspects of Rashtrapati Bhavan and the President. It will include the story of building of Rashtrapati Bhavan, role of President, highlights of President Pranab Mukherjee’s Presidency, information on Presidents since Independence, Banquets and Kitchen of Rashtrapati Bhavan, President’s Bodyguard, Garden Trail, Life in Rashtrapati Bhavan and Museums of Rashtrapati Bhavan,” he added. (ANI)