Ranchi, Sep 29 : Due to heavy rainfall and bad weather conditions, the Gumla visit of President Ram Nath kovind has been cancelled today.The President was scheduled to visit the Vikas Bharati at Bishunpur where he was scheduled to participate in a series of program.
Mr Kovind will now later in the day travel to Deoghar where he would be offering prayers at Baba Baidyanath Dham Temple. From the temple would be reaching the circuit house where he would have lunch and later in the afternoon he would be returning back to Ranchi.
In wake of the President's visit to Deoghar, elaborate security arrangements have been made in the city.
The President is scheduled to reach at the temple around 12.30 noon where he would be spending about 45 minutes in the temple during which apart from offering prayers he would be also taking a look around the temple premises from where he would leave for the Circuit House and have lunch. Due to poor weather condition, the district administration is taking special measures so that no hiccups are faced during his stay at the temple town.(UNI)