"Our country has thrived due to its power of assimilation and tolerance. Our pluralistic character has stood the test of time," Mukherjee said while speaking at the golden jubilee celebrations of the Delhi High Court at Vigyan Bhavan here.
The theme of the Delhi High Court's golden jubilee celebrations being 'Justice for all', he said "it implies empowerment of the weak and equal treatment of law irrespective of one's individual identity".
Referring to the ancient civilisations having accommodated diversities, the president said: "Multiplicity is our collective strength which must be preserved at all costs. It finds reflection in the various provisions of our Constitution."