Farewell ceremony for outgoing President Ram Nath Kovind held in Parliament

Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Vice President M Venkaih Naidu were among the attendees at the farewell ceremony of outgoing President Ram Nath Kovind.

Farewell ceremony organised at Parliament for outgoing President Ram Nath Kovind. (Image: ANI)

Farewell ceremony organised at Parliament for outgoing President Ram Nath Kovind. (Image: ANI)

Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu, Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla Saturday joined a ceremony at Parliament’s Central Hall to bid farewell to President Ram Nath Kovind.

President-Elect Droupadi Murmu will take oath as the 15th President of India on Monday. She will be the first tribal person to occupy the country’s highest constitutional post.

Members of Parliament also attended the farewell ceremony of outgoing President Ram Nath Kovind.

Modi had hosted a dinner in Kovind’s honour on Friday. Members of the Union Cabinet, chief ministers of various states and other dignitaries were present on the occasion.

The dinner had a good representation from all parts of the country, including many Padma awardees and tribal leaders.

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