Articles tagged under: Ram Nath Kovind

Conference of Speakers to be held at Statue of Unity in presence of President and Vice President

November 21, 2020
Conference of Speakers to be held at Statue of Unity in presence of President and Vice President

Statue of Unity: Gujarat State assembly speaker Rajendra Trivedi today said that the 80th convention of assembly speakers from across the States will be held at Statue of Unity based tent city - 2. He said Speakers of Lok Sabha, Rajya Sabha and 33 State assemblies will attend this convention which will be also addressed by the President of India and the Vice President in physical presence while the Prime Minister will address a concluding session virtually via online video conferencing. Trivedi ...Read More

When world was using space for military domination, Dr Sarabhai thought its use for fast-track development: President Kovind

September 25, 2020

New Delhi: When the whole world was using space for military domination, Dr. Sarabhai thought that for India with its immense size and diversity, the space technology is the suitable platform for fast-track development, said the President of India, Shri Ram Nath Kovind. He was addressing the valedictory function of Dr Vikram Sarabhai Birth Centenary Celebrations, being organized by the Department of Space and Department of Atomic Energy, today (September 25, 2020) through a video message. ...Read More

President Ram Nath Kovind gives books to Gujarat CM Rupani to read

October 13, 2019

Gandhinagar: President Shri Ram Nath Kovind while departing from Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel International Airport in Gujarat today gave two books to Chief Minister Vijay Rupani. As per the protocol, city collector Dr. Vikrant Pande, Police Commissioner AK Singh, DGP Shivanand Jha, Chief Secretary Dr. JN Singh, Governor Acharya Devvrat and others were present at the airport to see off the President who was on two-day visit to the State. When President came to Chief Minister Rupani he ga...Read More

President Ram Nath Kovind visits Prime Minister’s mother Hiraba in Gujarat

October 13, 2019
President Ram Nath Kovind visits Prime Minister’s mother Hiraba in Gujarat

Gandhinagar: President of India Shri Ram Nath Kovind today morning paid visit to Prime Minister Narendra Modi's younger brother Pankaj Modi's house in Raysan area of Gandhinagar to meet Prime Minister's mother Hiraba. Gujarat governor Acharya Devvrat joined Rashtrapati in this visit. A twitter handle of the President of India tweeted a photo and mentioned: President Kovind met Hira Baa, mother of Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi in Gandhinagar, Gujarat. The President conveyed his best w...Read More

President Kovind arrives on Gujarat visit, would meet PM Modi’s Nonagenarian mother tomorrow

October 12, 2019

Ahmedabad: President Ram Nath Kovind, arrived here today on a two day visit to Gujarat where he would also meet the Nonagenarian mother of PM Narendra Modi Hiraba. President Kovind had embarked on a five day visit of three states Maharashtra, Karnataka and Gujarat from October 9 to 13. He arrived here from Karnataka and left for Rajbhawan in capital Gandhinagar for night halt. He would meet mother of PM in the morning tomorrow. She lives in Raisan area of Gandhinagar...Read More

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