Dehradun: President Droupadi Murmu, on the second day of her two-day visit to Uttarakhand, on Friday, performed a “rudrabhishek” at the Raj Pragyeshwar Mahadev Temple inside the Raj Bhavan here. She also inaugurated the Nakshatra Vatika at the governor’s official residence.
Uttarakhand Governor Lieutenant General Gurmeet Singh (Retd.), his wife Gurmeet Kaur, along with Chief Minister Pushkar Singh Dhami were also present.President Murmu on Friday is scheduled to address the valedictory function of the 97th Common Foundation Course at the Lal Bahadur Shastri National Academy of Administration (LBSNAA), Mussoorie.
She will also attend the annual convocation ceremony of Doon University here in the state capital during the day. On Thursday, after reaching the hill state, the President praised Uttarakhand for its immense possibilities for ‘nature tourism’, ‘adventure tourism’ as well as ‘medical tourism’.
She attended a civic reception hosted in her honour by the State Government here on Thursday evening. President Murmu also virtually inaugurated and laid the foundation stones for various projects related to healthcare, power generation and supply, technical education and transport, on the occasion. (ANI)