Prime Minister Narendra Modi at the moment hosted a dinner for outgoing President Ram Nath Kovind in New Delhi. The dinner was attended by members of the Union Cabinet, Chief Ministers of varied states, many Padma awardees and a number of other different dignitaries.
President-elect Droupadi Murmu additionally attended the farewell dinner for Mr Kovind that ends on Monday.
The occasion had a great illustration from all elements of the nation, together with tribal leaders.
The dinner was distinctive as a result of it did not have the same old Delhi-centric crowd and the emphasis was on making it extra consultant.
Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu, Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla and members of the prime minister’s Cabinet have been current on the occasion. Congress chief Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury was additionally current right here.
Droupadi Murmu was elected the subsequent President of India yesterday after she comprehensively defeated opposition presidential candidate Yashwant Sinha. He can be sworn in on the Central Hall of Parliament on Monday.