Prez to attend Utkal Univ’s convocation, visit Jagannath Temple

Bhubaneswar: President Pranab Mukherjee is scheduled to come on a two-day visit to Odisha on April 24, official sources said.
During his two-day visit, President Mukherjee is scheduled to attend the annual convocation of Utkal University on April 25 and then proceed to Puri to pay obeisance to Lord Jagannath, they said.
The President will arrive here at about 7.40 pm on April 24 and spend the night at the Raj Bhavan. Odisha Governor S C Jamir will host the state banquet at Raj Bhavan in honour of the President, an official said.
Chief Secretary B K Patnaik today presided over the State level Coordination meeting for the purpose.
Besides home secretary and DGP, all senior officials were asked to ensure a smooth visit of the President.