Kazakhstan President attends President Patils Republic Day at homeJanuary 26th, 2009 - 11:56 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Jan.26 (ANI): Kazakhstan President Nursultan Nazarbayev on Monday evening attended the Republic Day at home hosted by his Indian counterpart President Pratibha Devisingh Patil at the Rashtrapati Bhavan.
The Vice President Mohammad Hamid Ansari, the United Progressive Alliance chairperson and Congress party President Sonia Gandhi, apart from a host of Kazakhstan embassy officials and other dignitaries, ministers and high-level officials, were also present on this occasion.
Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, however, remained absent as he is recovering at the premier All India Institute of Medical Sciences hospital in New Delhi following his heart surgery that he underwent on last Saturday.
Kazak President Nursultan Nazarbayev arrived in New Delhi on Friday (January 23), on a state visit and was the chief guest on todays Republic Day parade. (ANI)
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