On this occasion, Vice President also started 75 new Kalam Digital Libraries spread across the country. These Kalam Libraries will be serving as centers for no-cost digital based learning in schools. Speaking on this occasion, Vice president urged the young generation to research and come up with new ideas and innovations and contribute to the Indian growth story.
Paying tribute to A.P.J. Abdul Kalam, Vice president said that Kalam stood for vision that for India to become a superpower “Governance should be transparent, responsive and corruption free.” Besides, Vice President also called for global action against terrorism.