DIPSITES OF SINGAPORE MEET THE LEGEND
Born October 15, 1931, Dr. A. P. J. Abdul Kalam, is popularly known as the People's President. As we all know he has been the eleventh President of India, from 2002 to 2007.
Before his term as India's President, he distinguished himself as an engineering visionary and was awarded India's highest civilian honour ‘Bharat Ratna’ in 1997 for his work with DRDO and for his role as a scientific advisor to the Indian government. He has also been awarded Padma Bhushan in 1981 and Padma Vibhushan in 1990.
It was a rare and unique honour for our students and staff to have an audience with this legendary personality on 27 Aug 08.