Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan, Tiruchy Kendra organised a function, in which Tamil scholar and orator, Shri Solomon Pappayya, released a book on the speeches of Rajaji translated into Tamil by T. Ganesan and T. G. Akila. The book release coincided with the 133rd birth anniversary of Rajaji and presentation of the second volume of his speeches.
The Presidential address was delivered by Dr. S. Chandrakumar, Chairman, Tiruchy Kendra who spoke about the long association of Rajaji with the Bhavan. The first copy of the book was received by K.N. Ramaswamy, Director, Bhavan's Chennai Kendra.