Bhubaneswar: President Ram Nath Kovind will attend a special function in the Utkal University on December 8 marking the culmination of year-long platinum jubilee celebrations of the university.
This was informed by Higher Education Minister Arun Sahoo today.
Governor Prof Ganeshi Lal and Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik are also scheduled to attend the special event.
Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Saturday inaugurated the five-day platinum jubilee celebrations of the university on Saturday. On the occasion, the Chief Minister also laid the foundation of the boundary wall of the university. He also announced grant of Rs 100 crore to the university for setting up six centres of excellence.
The university has organised a five-day event marking the culmination of the platinum jubilee celebrations.