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President Pranab Mukherjee to begin three-day visit to WB, UP, Odisha from today

India TV News Desk 28 Nov 2014, 7:11:03 AM IST
India TV News Desk

New Delhi: President Pranab Mukherjee will begin a three-day visit to the West Bengal, Uttar Pradesh and Odisha from today.

According to a Rashtrapati Bhavan communiqué, the President will deliver the convocation address at University of Calcutta and visit Institute of Neurosciences in Kolkata today.

On Saturday, he would be the chief guest at the closing ceremony of the 150th anniversary of Metropolitan Institution at Kolkata, it said.

Later in the day, he will inaugurate the 40th All India Sociological Conference on 'Development, Diversity and Democracy' of Indian Sociological Society at Mahatma Gandhi Kashi Vidyapith in Varanasi.

He will also inaugurate the golden jubilee celebrations of Utkal Sangeet Mahavidyalaya and visit Skills Development Learning Labs at Centurion University of Technology and Management at Bhubaneswar the same day, the communique said.

On Sunday, the President will inaugurate the first Vivekananda Memorial Building at Ramakrishna Ashrama, Rampur, Kalahandi, the statement said.

He will also inaugurate the Golden Jubilee Celebrations of Rama Devi Women's Autonomous College, Bhubaneswar before returning to New Delhi, it added.