Seen in the picture are prominent Cabinet Ministers, leaders and personalities from all over the nation.

Present at the presentation were the President, Dr. Shankar Dayal Sharma, who also unveiled the portrait, the Vice-President, Shri K.R.Narayanan, the Prime Minister, Shri P.V. Narasimha Rao, the Hon'ble Speaker, Shri Shivraj Patil, Smt. Sonia Gandhi, Central Ministers, Governors, Chief Ministers of States, Members of Parliament, many VIPs and dignitaries.

That Shri Nanik Rupani presented the portrait in the august presence of these esteemed leaders only reaffirms the momentous significance of this occasion. The Priyadarshni Academy expresses its profuse thanks

to the Hon'ble Speaker, Shri Shivraj Patil, Shri Sushil Kumar Shinde, Member of Parliament and the Secretary General of the Lok Sabha, Shri C.K. Jain for their immense help and co-operation in enabling the Academy to avail of the privilege of presenting the portrait.