Bhubaneswar: Prime Minister Manmohan Singh arrived here today evening to inaugurate the 99th Indian Science Congress on Tuesday.

Singh would put up at Raj Bhawan after his arrival, said official sources. Besides the ISC meet, Prime Minister is also likely to visit the State Congress headquarters on Tuesday before leaving for Delhi, a Home Departmental official said.

It may be noted that Singh’s visit to the Congress Bhawan will be his first-ever to the Congress headquarters here.

OPCC president Niranjan Patnaik said, after Indira Gandhi, he will be the second Prime Minister to visit the party headquarters.