Amravati: President Pratibha Patil is arriving here on January 6 on a three-day tour of the district.
According to the report of official programme, Patil will fly by a special Indian Air Force helicopter from Nagpur and land at Mozari at 11.45 am. She will attend the birth centenary celebrations of Rashtrasant Tukdoji Maharaj at 11.55 am at Gurukunj Mozari and will leave for Amravati, the report said.
The President will then inaugurate a national symposium on 'Material Science: Trend and Future' at Vidyabharti Mahavidyalaya at 5.25 pm and will make a night halt at the Circuit house. On January 7, she will attend the valedictory function of Dr Panjabrao Deshmukh birth centenary, organised by Shri Shivaji Education Society. The President will inaugurate Amravati Cancer Hospital & Research Centre at 5 pm, the release said. On January 8, Patil will attend the 26th convocation of Sant Gadgebaba Amravati University.