Wednesday, 11 th December 2013 With an inquisitiveness to explore more on Indian Politics, Mumbai students visited the Indian Parliament as a part of the Youth Parliament Program promoted by Shri. Milind Deora. These students were the winners of the Youth Parliament 2013, an event held in September 2013 in collaboration with the Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE). Along with a trip to the Parliament Museum, students got a chance to interact with Shri. Mohammad Hamid Ansari - Hon. Vice-President of India, Shri. Sachin Pilot – Minister of Corporate Affairs, Shri. Kapil Sibal – Minister for Law and Justice, and Shri. Shashi Tharoor – Minister of State HRD.
Shri. Mohammad Hamid Ansari expressed a very important view that while it was okay to criticize the system, it was not okay to be cynical about it.
Youth Parliament initiative being in its 5th year now; Shri. Ambarish Datta - MD & CEO of BSE Institute Limited stated that “As budding corporate professionals, an understanding of how the government machinery works is very important.”