Mukherjee to attend concluding ceremony of birth centenary celebrations of Vasantrao Naik

Last Updated: Sat, Jun 29, 2013 09:21 hrs

President Pranab Mukherjee will visit Mumbai on July 1 where he will attend the concluding ceremony of the birth centenary celebrations of former Maharashtra Chief Minister Late Vasantrao Naik at the auditorium of Tata Institute of Fundamental Research, Colaba.

Vasantrao Naik served as the Chief Minister of Maharashtra from 1963 until 1975. Till date, he remains as the longest serving Chief Minister of Maharashtra.

He was born in Gavli, Pusad, in 1913. His experience in grassroots politics made him a responsible legislator. (ANI)

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