The President Draupadi Murmu, has begun a two-day visit to Ladakh, commencing today to grace the Foundation Day celebrations of the Union Territory of Ladakh, set to take place in Leh. The event will be a grand commemoration of Ladakh’s journey as a Union Territory.
“A civic reception will be organized in her honor at Leh on the same day,” a Ladakh official told a Srinagar based news agency KNO.
On Wednesday, President Murmu will visit the Siachen Base Camp, a location known for being the highest battlefield on Earth. Here, she will engage with the soldiers who tirelessly guard our nation in one of the most challenging and extreme environments.
The President’s itinerary also includes interactions with members of Self-Help Groups (SHGs) and the local tribal population.