Bhubaneswar, Sep 3 :
President Pranab Mukherjee will be on a two-day Odisha visit beginning Friday.
According to Home department sources, President Mukherjee will leave for the temple town Puri after his arrival here on Sep 6 and would spend the night at the Raj Bhavan there.
The President would visit the Puri Jagannath temple on September 7 and return to Bhubaneswar to attend the second convocation of the Indian Institute of Technology, Bhubaneswar.
The president is also scheduled to attend the convocation of management students of the Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan before returning to New Delhi the same day, sources said.
This will be Mukherjee’s second visit to the state after becoming President. He had earlier visited the state in April.