Hyderabad: President Droupadi Murmu participated in the dinner hosted by the Telangana Governor Dr Tamilisai Soundararajan at Raj Bhavan on Monday Night.
Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrashekar Rao and Minister K T Rama Rao did not attend the dinner program.
Soundararajan later tweeted ‘Thank you Hon’ble President of India Smt.Droupadi Murmu for your valuable visit to Rajbhavan #Hyderabad and your kindness to have dinner with us & other eminent guests amidst your busy schedule in #Telangana & #AndhraPradesh. @rashtrapatibhvn
Murmu also paid floral tributes to martyred soldiers at War Memorial in Bollaram last evening.
KCR and his son KTR welcomed the President at Air Force Station (AFS) in Hakimpet near here on her arrival from Srisailam.
The Chief Minister reportedly left for his farmhouse in Erravelli, on the outskirts of the city after that.
Union Minister G. Kishan Reddy, Telangana Council Chairman Gutha Sukender Reddy, Assembly Speaker Poacharam Srinivas Reddy, Chief Secretary Somesh Kumar, DGP M Mahender Reddy and other top officials attended the dinner.
Murmu will attend as Guest of Honour for ‘Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav Celebrations of Keshahva Memorial Education Society at Narayanaguda this morning where she will address the students and faculty members.
She will visit Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel National Police Academy to address the Officer Trainees of Indian Police Service (74th RR Batch) and inaugurate the Wide Plate Mill of Mishra Dhatu Nigam Limited (MIDHANI) in Kanchanbagh later in the day.