The Co Founder of Infosys was addressing students advising them to choose Role Models wisely.
He listed the requirements of a role model which would help the student make the correct decision.
He emphasized that an Entrepreneur not only has to have Revolutionary ideas but should also have a youth connect in addition to undertaking initiatives for the welfare of the society.
While listing requirements, a fellow Banglorean who fits the bill perfectly came to his mind.
NR Narayana Murthy was heard regarding Bollywood’s self-made Deepika Padukone as a perfect role model for today’s youth.
Deepika suffices the needs of a perfect role model as listed by Mr. Murthy, which includes being a revolutionary, legal, ethical and socially responsible.
“I am very, very proud of Deepika,” he was heard saying, “She is in a glamorous world and she has brought so much joy to literally a billion Indians” he added further.