Amul pays tribute to Pranab Mukherjee with new doodle: One of Bharat’s brightest Ratnas
Heartfelt tributes have been pouring in on social media for former President of India Pranab Mukherjee, who breathed his last on Monday. Dairy brand Amul bid him farewell with a special doodle. Amul released a new doodle on social media to pay their tribute to Bharat Ratna and former President of India Pranab Mukherjee. The doodle features three illustrations of Pranab Mukherjee, showcasing his career in politics. "Farewell to one of Bharat's brightest Ratnas," Amul added this text to the special doodle. "Tribute to a great politician, President and a statesman," the caption for the post reads.
Pranab Mukherjee served as President of India between 2012 and 2017. His career as a politician spanned over five decades. As a Congress leader, Pranab Mukherjee helmed several cabinet posts, including finance, defence and home, among others.
Pranab Mukherjee passed away on Monday after a prolonged illness. He was in a deep state of comatose due to complications following a lifesaving surgery. He was 84. Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Pesident Ram Nath Kovind, Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu paid their last respects to former President Pranab Mukherjee on Tuesday morning. Mukherjee's mortal remains were brought to his residence, 10, Rajaji Marg, earlier today from the hospital where he breathed his last on Monday.