Bhubaneswar, 14/07/2017 ( Odisha Samachar / Abhisek Mohanty )-: The NDA”s presidential nominee Ram Nath Kovind was on Friday accorded a grand welcome by the leaders of BJD and BJP at Bjiu Patnaik International Airport here.
Kovind later attended a meeting with the Chief Minister and BJD supremo Naveen Patnaik in presence of all the MPs and MLAs of the party. During the meeting, the CM requested the MPs and MLAs to vote for Kovind.
Kovind then went to Naveen Niwas, where had lunch with the chief minister.
Besides, Kovind also attended a meeting of BJP legislators at the
legislature party leader KV Singhdeo’s house.