President Droupadi Murmu is coming to her hometown, Rairangpur in Mayurbhanj district, on November 20. After becoming the President, it will be her second visit to her hometown.
As per reports, the President will arrive at Koleikunda Airport in West Bengal in a special chartered plane, and from there she will fly to Baripada in a special chopper at 2 pm. She will attend the All India Santhali Writers and Literature Festival to be organized on November 20.
Rairangpur MLA Naba Charan Majhi said the President will leave for her in-laws’ house at Pahadpur at 8 am on November 21 to inaugurate a skill development centre between 8.15 am and 9.15 am. Besides, she will lay the foundation for some projects of SLS School.
Thereafter, the President will leave for Badampahar Railway Station where she will flag off the Tata Nagar-Badampahar MEMU train, Shalimar-Badampahar Express, and Badampahar-Rourkela Express.
It may be noted here that President Droupadi Murmu will come on a visit to Odisha on November 27 to attend the Boita Bandan Utsav of the Paradip Port Authority at Paradip.
Sampada Mehta, the private secretary to the President of India, had earlier intimated about her visit to Paradip to Sushil Kumar Singh, joint secretary (IRSME) of the Union Ministry of Ports, Shipping and Waterways.