Security tightened for President Pranab's visit to ancestral house in Mirati

Last Updated: Sat, Oct 20, 2012 06:00 hrs

Security has been beefed up in Mirati village of West Bengal's Birbhum district in view of President Pranab Mukherjee's visit from October 20 to 23 for Durga Puja.

The President will be visiting his ancestral house during the Durga puja rituals to worship his family deity, Devi Durga.

The President will reach Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose International Airport at Kolkata from New Delhi by an IAF plane at around 2.20 p.m. on Saturday.

He would take a helicopter to reach Kirnahar and from there he would go to his ancestral house in Mirati village.

The President will inaugurate school building of Junior High School at Mirati on Monday.

Mukherjee will also attend felicitation ceremony organized by Kirnahar Shib Chandra High School at Kirnahar where he will also inaugurate an exhibition. (ANI)

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