Prime Minister Narendra Modi presents a memento to outgoing President Pranab Mukherjee at the farewell hosted by him for the President at Hyderabad House, in New Delhi on Saturday.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday hosted a farewell dinner for outgoing President Pranab Mukherjee. The function at Hyderabad House was also attended by President-elect Ram Nath Kovind and Vice President Hamid Ansari. On the occasion, the Prime Minister presented a memento to the outgoing president, the PMO said. “In keeping with tradition, PM Narendra Modi presents a memento to President Pranab Mukherjee at the farewell hosted by him for the President,” Press Information Bureau tweeted. Mukherjee also signed the visitors’ book.
The farewell dinner was attended by President-elect Ram Nath Kovind, Bihar chief minister Nitish Kumar, BJP leaders and senior Union ministers.
President Mukherjee signs the visitors’ book at Hyderabad House on the occasion of the farewell hosted for him by Prime Minister Narendra Modi as President-elect Ram Nath Kovind and Vice President Hamid Ansari looks on, in New Delhi on Saturday.
“Hosted a farewell for President Pranab Mukherjee. @RashtrapatiBhvn,” PM Modi tweeted.
PM Modi shared a moment with outgoing President Mukherjee at the dinner on Saturday. The President will also be given a farewell by MPs on Sunday in the Central Hall of Parliament.