President begins Jammu visit

Last Updated: Thu, Nov 24, 2011 16:20 hrs

Jammu, Nov 24 (IANS) President Pratibha Patil arrived here Thursday evening on a three-day visit, during which she will also pay obeisance at the Vaishno Devi shrine, officials said.

Governor N.N. Vora and Chief Minister Omar Abdullah were among the senior functionaries who received her at the Jammu airport.

She will be in Jammu till Sunday, and is also sheduled to address a convocation of Shri Mata Vaishno Devi University.

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