President Ram Nath Kovind distributed LPG connections to 20 beneficiaries under Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana at Raj Bhavan in Agartala in the morning.
During his two-day visit to Tripura, the President inaugurated 73 km long National Highway connecting Udaipur town in Gomati district and Sabroom in South Tripura. He also laid the foundation stone for the re-development of Matabari Temple Complex at Tripura Sundari temple.
Mr Kovind 07 June 2018 attended a civic reception hosted by state government in Agartala and declared ‘Queen’ pineapple variety of Tripura as state fruit. On the occasion, President said, the Centre is making sincere efforts to develop the state as well as entire north-eastern region. The President has since left for Delhi.