Prez to visit Tamil Nadu, West Bengal from Dec 17-19
President Pranab Mukherjee will embark on a three-day visit to Tamil Nadu and West Bengal from December 17 to 19.
He will reach Coimbatore in the evening of December 17, a Rashtrapati Bhawan communique said here today.
The next day, Mr Mukherjee will present the Presidential Standard to 25 Sqn and 33 Sqn of Indian Air Force at Air Force Station, Sulur, Coimbatore.
Twenty-five Squadron --The Himalayan Eagles-- has been the lifeline of the armed forces personnel and citizens in the Northern Frontiers for over five decades, in times of peace as well as war.
Thirty-three Squadron is premier Transport squadron of the Indian Air Force.
On December 19, the President will attend the felicitation function at Suri Vidyasagar College, Suri, Birbhum and inaugurate the Centenary Celebrations of award of Nobel Prize to Rabindranath Tagore at Santiniketan.