Om Birla: Good leadership gives new direction to nation
New Delhi: Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla on Saturday said good leadership gives new energy and new direction to the nation and society.
Birla made the statement while expressing his views on the subject of leadership in a program at MIT University, Pune.
Leadership, democracy and governance are interlinked and complement each other, he added.
Emphasizing leadership in all areas ranging from the economic social sector to personal and spiritual life, the Speaker called upon everyone to make efforts in this direction.
Stressing leadership based on collectivity and positive thoughts, Birla said that the nation’s direction will be decided by democratic values only.
Referring to the Amrit Kaal, the Speaker said that after the freedom struggle, India framed its Constitution which has guided the nation with the values of justice and equality.
Regarding India’s presidency in G20, he said that India is working on the basis of the values of ‘Vasudhaiva Kutumbakam’.
Referring to the pandemic, Birla said that during the Corona period, inspired by its humanistic values, India worked to deliver the vaccine to the whole world.
Regarding India’s democratic heritage, Birla said that democracy has been providing direction to the nation’s destiny for a long time.
The Speaker also addressed the All India Agrawal Sammelan during his visit, a statement said here. (UNI)