Pratibha Patil to undertake a two-day visit to Vidarbha from today

September 6th, 2008 - 1:12 pm ICT by ANI  

Nagpur , Sept 6 (ANI): President Pratibha Patil will arrive here this morning on a two-day visit to Vidarbha region of Maharashtra .

After reaching Nagpur by a special flight, the President will fly to Achalpur in Amravati District for laying the foundation stone of Finlay Mills.

After an overnight stay at Amravati , the president will flag off a twice-a-week Amravati-Mumbai train on Sunday afternoon and lay the foundation stone for modernization of Amravati Railway Station.

Maharashtra Governor S C Jamir, Union Railway Minister Lalu Prasad Yadav, Chief Minister Vilasrao Deshmukh and Deputy Chief Minister R R Patil are attending the Presidents programmes.

Patil will fly back to New Delhi the same evening via Nagpur . (ANI)

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