Shri Mohammad Hamid Ansari  arriving at Bhubaneswar Airport on Thursday
Shri Mohammad Hamid Ansari arriving at Bhubaneswar Airport on Thursday
Bhubaneswar: Vice-President of India Shri Mohammad Hamid Ansari arrived here on Thursday to attend the 44 th Convocation Ceremony of Utkal University today.

Ansari who reached here, was received at the airport by Governor Shri Muralidhar Chandrakant Bhandare, Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik, Chief Secretary Bijay Patnaik, Mayor of the Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation (BMC), Anant Narayan Jena and senior officials of the State Government, sources said.

As per sources, Ansari will grace the 44 th Convocation Ceremony of Utkal University at the Convocation Pandal today as the Chief Guest and will deliver the convocation address. Ansari is scheduled to return to New Delhi on the same day, sources said.