President Rarm Nath Kovind participated in the convocation of Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) , Hyderabad in Kandi of Sangareddy district on Sunday.
Governor E.S.L. Narasimhan. Deputy Chief Minister Mohammad Mahmood Ali and Irrigation Minister T.Harish Rao were among the dignitaries present on the occasion.
More than 500 students received their degrees on successful completion of their courses at the convocation ceremony.
Earlier, Mr Kovind planted a sapling at the sprawling Rashtrapati Nilayam in Bolarum before proceeding to Kandi to attend the convocation. (UNI)