Articles tagged under: Ram Nath Kovind

President Ram Nath Kovind on one day visit to Gujarat attends Biennial National Grassroots Innovation awards ceremony

March 15, 2019
President Ram Nath Kovind on one day visit to Gujarat attends Biennial National Grassroots Innovation awards ceremony

Gandhinagar: President Ram Nath Kovind today participated in the 10 th Biennial National Grassroots Innovation Awards at the Grambharti Foundation near Gandhinagar. Speaking on the occasion, the President said, “This Festival is a celebration of creativity, innovation and entrepreneurship. Till 2018, it had been hosted at Rashtrapati Bhavan. This year it was decided to organise it outside Rashtrapati Bhavan. Earlier people used to come to the Festival, this year the Festival has come...Read More

President’s nod to EWS Quota Bill

January 12, 2019
President’s nod to EWS Quota Bill

New Delhi:President Ram Nath Kovind on Saturday gave his approval to the Constitution (124th) Amendment Bill, 2019 that provides for giving 10 per cent reservation in educational institutions and jobs to Economically Weaker Sections (EWS) sections of citizens. This paves the way for the Bill to become law after governments frames the Rules. The Bill which was cleared by the Union Cabinet on January 8, was passed by Lok Sabha on January 9. It was approved by Rajya Sabha on January 9 afte...Read More

President Ram Nath Kovind visits Somnath temple, performs puja

January 01, 2019

Somnath: President Ram Nath Kovind along with his wife and daughter in third phase of their Gujarat visit on Monday reached Somnath temple and performed puja there. Kovind reached Somnath after night halt at Sasan Gir where he enjoyed folk dance performances including Sidi dhamal dance. On Monday morning, he planted a tree at Gir and later left for Somnath visit. On Sunday, Kovind had lion safari experience in Gir forest. Kovind arrived in Gujarat Friday and had taken night halt at Kutch Ran...Read More

President Kovind visits Gir forest, will go to Somnath on Monday

December 30, 2018

Junagadh: President Ram Nath Kovind was on visit to Sasan Gir forest near Junagadh in Gujarat with is wife and daughter to have Lion Safari earlier today. He could spot number of Gir lions in this last abode of Asiatic Lions in the world. He also spotted deer and other wild animals. In his series of tweets, Kovind later said: Delighted to visit Gir Wildlife Sanctuary in Gujarat today. Was happy to learn about the conservation efforts that have led to rising population of Asiatic Lions - th...Read More

President Ram Nath Kovind attending Kutch Rann Utsav

December 29, 2018
President Ram Nath Kovind attending Kutch Rann Utsav

Bhuj: On a two-day tour of Gujarat, Kovind reached a 'Tent City' set up near Dhordo village of Kutch district this morning. A special cultural programme was organised at the venue in the white desert for the president in the evening. He would stay at the Tent City tonight and undertake a lion safari in the Gir forest in Junagadh district Sunday. The president is also likely to visit the Somnath temple during his visit. Attached with this article are pictures, Kovind has tweeted. ...Read More

President of India performs bhoomi pujan for railway station at Kevadia Colony

December 15, 2018

Statue of Unity: President of India Shri Ram Nath Kovind today performed bhoomi pujan for proposed Rs. 20 crore Kevadia Colony railway station which shall connect Kevadia Colony to Delhi - Mumbai railway line route. Proposed railway station will be a green building. It will also generate solar power. According to Gujarat Chief Minister, the railway station will come up by March 2020. Dignitaries including the President, the Chief Minister and union railway minister remembered Sardar Vallabhb...Read More

President Ram Nath Kovind will visit ‘Statue of Unity’ on Dec 15

December 13, 2018
President Ram Nath Kovind will visit ‘Statue of Unity’ on Dec 15

Gandhinagar: Indian President Ram Nath Kovind will visit world’s tallest statue of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel, ‘Statue of Unity’ built at Kevadia Colony on Saturday (December 15) at 10:30 a.m. The President will stay at the venue of Statue of Unity till 2:30 p.m. to visit various places like ‘Valley of Flowers’, ‘Wall of Unity’, ‘Museum and Exhibition Halls’, and others. During his visit Kovind will be accompanied by Gujarat Governor Om Prakash Kohli, Gujarat Chief Minister V...Read More

President Kovind likely to lay foundation stone for proposed Kevadia Colony railway station in Gujarat near Statue of Unity

December 07, 2018
President Kovind likely to lay foundation stone for proposed Kevadia Colony railway station in Gujarat near Statue of Unity

Kevadia Colony: Ram Nath Kovind, the President of India will lay foundation stone for construction of proposed Kevadia Colony railway station possibly on December 15 which is the death anniversary of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel. Kevadia Colony is a place in Central Gujarat where world's tallest statue 'Statue of Unity' of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel is located. The President will participate in prarthna sabha (prayer meet) at wall of unity. Kevadia Colony is going to be connected through a ...Read More

President Kovind sets aside tradition and attends Santokba Award function

May 30, 2018

Surat: President Ram Nath Kovind presented Santokba Awards to Nobel prize winner social worker Kailash Satyarthi and retired ISRO scientist A.S. Kiran Kumar. Speaking in the function, President Kovind said little bit deviated from the established tradition of Rashtrapati Bhavan to attend this function. There's a tradition that President would not go to award functions organized by private companies, the President said adding that,'when I looked at the list of awardees I thought I might choos...Read More

President Ram Nath Kovind to be on one-day Surat visit on May 29

May 27, 2018
President Ram Nath Kovind to be on one-day Surat visit on May 29

Surat: The President of India Shri Ram Nath Kovind will be on one-day visit to Surat on 29 May. The President will felicitate those involved in organ donation activities at Sarthana convention hall at 11.00 am in a function organized by 'Donate Life'. At 11.50 am he will attend the 49th convocation function of Veer Narmad South Gujarat University. At 3.15 pm he will attend Santokba Manavratna Award event organized by SRK Knowledge Foundation at Adajan based Sanjiv Kumar auditorium hall....Read More