President Kovind arrives in Odisha on two-day visit
Bhubaneswar: President Ram Nath Kovind arrived in Bhubaneswar on a two-day visit to Odisha today amid warm welcome. In a special plane of Indian Air Force, Kovind reached Biju Patnaik International Airport here at 7:15 pm.
Odisha Governor Ganeshi Lal, Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik, Jharkhand Governor Draupadi Murmu, Andhra Pradesh Governor Biswa Bhusan Harichandan, Union Ministers Dharmendra Pradhan and Pratap Sarangi welcomed Kovind after he deplaned at the airport.
The President will spend night at the Governor House in Bhubaneswar.
Kovind will lay the foundation stone of Paika Bidroha Memorial at the foothills of Barunei in Khurda tomorrow. Also, he is scheduled to attend the Utkal University’s platinum jubilee celebration function on the same day.