President Kovind to arrive on 2 August on 5-day visit to TN

Chennai: President Ram Nath Kovind will arrive here on 2 August on a five-day visit to Tamilnadu.

According to the President’s itinerary, Kovind will arrive here at 12.45 pm and after a brief reception, will proceed to Raj Bhavan for launch.

At 5 pm, Kovind will participate in the commemoration of 100th year of Madras Legislative Council and also unveil the statue of former Chief Minister M Karunanidhi in the Legislative Assembly premises.

After the hour-long function, Kovind will leave for Raj Bhavan for an overnight stay.
On 3 August, he will leave for Sulur Airfield in Nilgiris district from where he would reach Raj Bhavan at Ooty by a helicopter.

On 4 August, the President will attend an event at the Defence Services Staff College in Wellington.

On 5 August, he was expected to visit some popular tourist spots in Ooty and would leave for Chennai on 6 August en route Delhi.

Elaborate security arrangerments have been made in view of the President’s visit, sources said.


NT Bureau