President Ram Nath Kovind is scheduled to visit Uttarakhand on March 26 and 27. The announcement of President Kovind was confirmed by the Rashtrapati Bhavan, on March 25. As per the PTI, the issued statement read, on March 27, "the president will grace and address the concluding ceremony of the silver jubilee celebrations of Divya Prem Seva Mission in Haridwar".
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President of India Ram Nath Kovind, is going to confer 2022 Padma Awards to 64 awardees, including Padma Bhushan, Padma Vibhushan and Padma Shri awards. The civil investiture ceremony will be held at Rashtrapati Bhavan, in Delhi. General Bipin Rawat (posthumous), N Chandrasekharan and Radhey Shyam are some of the prominent awardees. Furthermore, Civil Investiture Ceremony II is scheduled to be held on March 28.
CJI Justice NV Ramana, his wife and other Supreme Court (SC) judges, on February 19, visited Mughal Garden, Rashtrapati Bhavan, in Delhi. The CJI and judges with their families were invited by President Ram Nath Kovind and first lady Savita Kovind. During the event at Rashtrapati Bhavan, CJI NV Ramana also presented the annual report to the President of India.
Indian Air force pilot Group Captain Abhinandan Varthaman was awarded "Vir Chakra" by President Ram Nath Kovind in a Coronation ceremony held on November 22 at Rashtrapati Bhawan. He was accorded for shooting down a Pakistani F-16 fighter aircraft during aerial combat on February 27, 2019, a day after the Balakot airstrike. Wing Commander Abhinandan has shown conspicuous courage demonstrating gallantry in the face of the enemy, according to… read-more
President Ram Nath Kovind conferred the Padma Shri award to Assamese singer Dulal Manki on November 9 at Rashtrapati Bhavan in New Delhi. Reportedly, a total of 10 Padama Bhushan and 102 Padma Shri Awards were planned for this year. The 102 awardees include 29 women, 16 posthumous awardees, and one transgender. The Padma Awards are announced every year on January 24, a day before Republic Day.
Bollywood actor Kangana Ranaut was conferred with the Padma Shri Award 2020 in Rashtrapati Bhavan, New Delhi on November 8. She received the award from President Ram Nath Kovind. The event was also attended by PM Modi, Home Minister Amit Shah, External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar and others. The Padma Shri Award, which is the fourth-highest civilian honour in the country, will be granted to 102 persons this year.
The National Service Scheme (NSS) Awards 2019-20 to be virtually granted by President Kovind from Rashtrapati Bhawan on September 24. Meanwhile, about 42 awardees will be awarded in three different categories i.e. University/ +2 Councils, NSS Units, Programme Officers, and NSS volunteers. These awards are conferred every year for exemplary social service by the NSS volunteers, Universities/Colleges, (+2) Councils, NSS Progarmme Officers.… read-more
After bypass surgery, President Ram Nath Kovind has moved out of the ICU AIIMS-Delhi on April 3, and has been shifted to a special room. The Rashtrapati Bhavan tweeted, the doctors are constantly monitoring and our president is recovering well. Earlier, due to chest pain, President Kovind was admitted on March 27 after undergoing a health checkup at the Army Hospital.
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Following months-long closure owing to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Rashtrapati Bhavan will finally re-open its premises for the public starting February 6. The sought-after structure was sealed since March 13, 2020, after an unprecedented country-wide lockdown. Barring government holidays, the majestic abode of the Indian President will be open for visits on Saturdays and Sundays. Previously on January 5, the Rashtrapati Museum was opened to… read-more
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Yashvardhan Kumar Sinha took oath as the Chief Information Commissioner (CIC) on November 7, at a ceremony held at Rashtrapati Bhavan. The oath was administered by President Ram Nath Kovind. Appointed after a two-month vacancy, Sinha will replace former CIC Bimal Julka and will have a three-year term as the CIC. The 62-year-old diplomat has served as India’s High Commissioner to the United Kingdom and Sri Lanka.
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