PM’s 2-day Odisha visit on Feb 6

Bhubaneswar: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will arrive in the Odisha Capital at 10.25 pm on February 6, as per the itineraries issued by the Prime Minister’s Office (PMO).

Modi will fly from the Vishakhapatnam Airport at 9.25 pm and reach the Biju Patnaik International Airport in a special IAF plane. From the city airport, the Prime Minister will proceed towards the Raj Bhavan where he will have a night halt.

The Prime Minister will attend the inaugural ceremony of the National Institute of Science Education and Research (NISER) at 9 am on February 7.

After spending one hour at the NISER function, the Prime Minister will proceed towards Puri. He will pay obeisance to the deities of Sri Jagannath temple in Puri at 11 am.

From Puri, Modi will straight go to Paradip and visit IOCL refinery. He will dedicate the refinery to the nation at 1 pm.

After attending the IOCL function, Modi will return to Bhubaneswar airport from where he will leave for Vishakapatnam at 3.35 pm.

Meanwhile, a meeting under chairmanship of Chief Secretary AP Padhi was held at the State Secretariat here to discuss the preparations for the Prime Minister’s two-day visit to the State.

Among others, DGP KB Singh, Home Secretary Asit Tripathy, NISER officials, Puri Collector and SP were present in the meeting.

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