IEP Chandigarh, November 28
After transforming the biggest holy festival of Gita into an International event, Haryana under Chief Minister, Sh. Manohar Lal is now moving towards a new direction to bring the state on the world map.
This time the International Gita Mahotsav (IGM)-2022 will be more special for the devotees coming from across the country as the President of India, Smt. Droupadi Murmu joins the grand festival of the Holy Gita today.
The President will formally inaugurate the main programmes to be held during the ‘IGM-2022’ with Gita Pujan at Brahma Sarovar at 11:00 am. And thereafter she will inaugurate the three-day International Gita Seminar at Kurukshetra University.
The President will visit the State Exhibition, Haryana Pavilion, Crafts Garden, and the pavilions of the partner state Madhya Pradesh and will also participate in the International Gita Seminar at Shrimad Bhagavad Gita Sadan, Kurukshetra University, Kurukshetra. After this, she will virtually inaugurate and lay the foundation stone of three big projects of the state government, including an e-ticketing system in Haryana transport and the Nirogi Haryana Scheme and will also lay the foundation stone of a medical college in Sirsa district to be built at an estimated cost of Rs 950 crore.
The Prescient would also be the chief Guest at the 18th convocation of the National Institute of Technology, Kurukshetra where she will confer degrees to the graduating students.
Notably, on Chief Minister’s humble request, President, Smt. Droupadi Murmu is visiting Haryana to give a development bonanza to the people of the State, while earlier Vice-President, Sh. Jagdeep Dhankhar also visited the State.
Haryana Governor, Sh. Bandaru Dattatraya, Chief Minister, Sh. Manohar Lal, Education Minister, Sh. Kanwar Pal, MP, Sh. Nayab Saini, MLA, Sh. Subhash Sudha, Chief Secretary, Sh. Sanjeev Kaushal, Member Secretary, Kurukshetra Development Board, Sh. Vijay Singh Dahiya and Vice-Chancellor, Kurukshetra University, Registrar and Director of NIT will be especially present during the President’s visit.