Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman has been praised on social media for presenting water to the managing director of the National Security Depository Limited (NSDL), Padmaja Chunduru, who gave a speech at an event in Mumbai.
In the video of the event, Ms Chunduru can be seen talking where she is silent and gesturing for water. Then Nirmala Sitharaman, Minister of Finance, can be seen walking across the stage and offering a water bottle to Ms Chunduru.
This graceful gesture by FM Smt. @nsitharaman ji reflects her great cordiality, humility and core values.
A heartwarming video on the internet today. pic.twitter.com/isyfx98Ve8
– Dharmendra Pradhan (@dpradhanbjp) 8 May 2022
Overwhelmed by the gesture, Ms Chunduru thanked the Minister of Finance while the audience clapped in appreciation.
The incident took place at an event held in Mumbai on Saturday to celebrate the silver jubilee of NSDL.
Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Saturday launched NSDL’s investor awareness program ‘Market Ka Eklavya’ for students in Hindi and other regional languages.
“Through ‘Market ka Eklavya’ you will be able to reach out to many who need financial literacy. This is the right time when people have a tendency to know about the market and also the right approach taken by NSDL are the students through education, ”said Ms Sitharaman.