President to pay two-day visit to Bengal
President Pranab Mukherjee will visit West Bengal Aug 23-24, a Rashtrapati Bhavan statement said Friday.
On Saturday, the president will inaugurate a new building of Domkal Girls' College at Domkal and will then address students of Krishnath College at Berhampore, followed by the inauguration the sixth edition of KKM Memorial Gold Cup - a rural football tournament - at Jangipur, said the statement.
Mukherjee will Sunday inaugurate the campus of Management Development Institute, Murshidabad and address the students of the first batch of post-graduate diploma in management programme.
He will then lay the foundation stone of a new wing of Daya Duar Hospital at Dakhingram and inaugurate the Indian Institute of Engineering Science and Technology at Shibpur before returning to the national capital.
(Posted on 22-08-2014)