President visits Tamil Nadu today on 4th May 2018
President of India, Ramnath Govind is visiting Tamil Nadu today on 4th May to participate in several functions and programmes organized in Chennai and Vellore.
He has arrived by a special flight to land at Chennai at 10.45 AM. The governor Panwarilal Purohit, the Chief Minister E. Palanisamy, and the Deputy Chief Minister O. Panneerselvam and the heads of the 3 defense forces will receive the president.
From Chennai, president will now proceed to Vellore by an army helicopter. He will participate at the Centenary (100th year) Anniversary of the Vellore CMC Medical College at 12.00 Noon. After this, he said to participate at the inaugural function of the commencement of the kidney/heart transplantation surgery department in the Sripuram Sri Narayani Hospital and Research Centre.
President will now visit at Sri Lakshmi Narayani Golden temple and offer prayers and have Darshan. The governor, Banwarilal Purohit will also join the president to participate in these events. After participating in the above Vellore events, the president is said to return by an army helicopter to Chennai. He will stay for the night at the Guindy Governor Raj Bhavan, Its gathered that he is scheduled to meet some of the prominent leaders during this period.
Its said that president is scheduled to participate at the Chennai University’s 160th Anniversary (Diamond Jubilee after a centenary), celebrations and the convocation. The governor Banwarilal Purohit, the Deputy Chief Minister O. Panneerselvam, and the Minister K. P. Anbazhagan is also participate in this function.
Later, the president its said that he will participate at the Convocation ceremony of the Velachery Guru Nanak College. After participating in all the above events, the president is scheduled to return to Delhi in a special flight at 1.15 PM.