Trichy, Jan 11: Vice-President M Venkaiah Naidu today took the security personnel by surprise when he got down from his car to watch the majestic Cauvery river in full flow at Srirangam in this district.
The Vice-President was proceeding to the temple town of Srirangam to deliver the 21st Convocation Address at Srimad Andavan Arts and Science College (Autonomous) and award degrees to the graduates, when he got down from the car to enjoy the beauty of the Cauvery river.
The Vice-President tweeted, with a photo, 'Got down on my way from Tiruchirappalli to Srirangam to see the beautiful and majestic #Cauvery River.'
"Happy to see Cauvery in full flow. Rivers are the lifeline of human civilisation and everyone must strive to protect and rejuvenate them," he added. (UNI)