Northeast India’s Only English And Hindi Satellite News Channel
                       

Assam: President Kovind takes elephant safari in Kaziranga National Park

President of India, Ram Nath Kovind today took an elephant safari in Kaziranga National Park and Tiger Reserve on the last day of his three-day visit to Assam. He was

President of India, Ram Nath Kovind today took an elephant safari in Kaziranga National Park and Tiger Reserve on the last day of his three-day visit to Assam.

He was accompanied by his daughter Shweta as they both admired the flora & fauna of Kaziranga.

According to a state government official, President Kovind took the ride from Mihimukh point in the Kohora range of the national park, accompanied by several ministers.

Also Read: ULFA-I’s peace push ploy to regroup?

Meanwhile, Kovind’s wife Savita Kovind and their daughter had gone on a jeep safari inside the national park yesterday.

The President inaugurated an exhibition on Kaziranga National Park and briefed about wildlife-friendly initiatives.

He exhorted the Government and people of Assam to take forward their conservation efforts.

President Kovind, accompanied by his wife and daughter arrived in Assam on February 25 and took part in the 400th birth anniversary celebrations of legendary Ahom general Bir Lachit Borphukan in Guwahati.

He had spent the night in Guwahati before attending Tezpur University’s convocation on February 26 and flying to Kaziranga later that day.

He stayed the night at the Assam Police Guest House at Kaziranga.

The president is scheduled to fly back to New Delhi later today.

Watch: 

First Published: 27th February, 2022 14:39 IST

COMMENTS

WE RECOMMEND

Banner
Singaporean push for Guwahati’s Act East move

Guwahati is soon to get a smart logistic park which will boost its credentials as an crucial hub for India’s Act East move. The project would be built on a budget of Rs 40 to 60 crores. This was announced by the High Commissioner of Singapore Simon Wong at the Act East Policy Meet held […]

27th May 2022
Banner
George Bordoloi Suicide Case: Panel formed to probe land grabbing issue

The Assam government has constituted a 3-member inquiry committee to probe the land grabbing issue surrounding the death of entrepreneur George Bordoloi. The probe committee will be headed by Additional Chief Secretary Paban Barthakhur. As per the government notification the committee will enquire the alleged land grabbing matter under the Sonapur Revenue Circle. The committee […]

27th May 2022
Banner
Lovlina Borgohain to Chair AIBA’s Athlete’s Committee’s Board of Directors

The Assam pugilist received the highest number of votes in the election held on the sidelines of the 2022 Women’s World held in Istanbul.

26th May 2022
Banner
Batadrava Violence: Assam Police continue arrests

Another alleged miscreant, identified as Jehirul Islam, landed in the police dragnet on Wednesday night.

26th May 2022
Banner
Assam’s Dima Hasao still reeling for deluge aftermath

Assam Rifles is coming to the aid of the villagers for whom it has become near to impossible to make situation fall back in place.

26th May 2022