President of India given warm send off

Shimla/ May 25
The President of India Pranab Mukherjee was given a warm send off at Baddi in Solan district today after his three days visit to Himachal Pradesh from May 23 to May 25.

Governor Urmila Singh, Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh, Transport Minister G.S. Bali, Urban Development Minister Sudhir Sharma and other senior officers were present on the occasion.

Earlier, in the morning, the President of India was seen off at Kalyani helipad 13 kms from Shimla by Speaker H.P. Vidhan Sabha Brij Behari Lal Butail, Mayor MC Shimla Sanjay Chauhan, Chief Secretary Sudripta Roy, Director General of Police B. Kamal Kumar, Lt. General B. S. Sachar, SM, VSM, Chief of Staff ARTRAC and senior officers of the State Government among others.