Lucknow: Prime Minister Narendra Modi is set to address University of Lucknow’s Centennial Foundation Day at 5:30 pm on Wednesday, reported news agency ANI.
Established in 1920, the university is celebrating its 100th year, an official statement from Prime Minister’s Office (PMO) said.
“At 5:30 PM this evening will be addressing the Centennial Foundation Day of the University of Lucknow. The University is a reputed centre of learning and its students have gone on to excel in a wide range of areas. Do join the LIVE programme,” the prime minister tweeted.
The PMO stated that Prime Minister Modi will unveil the University’s centennial commemorative coin to mark the occasion.
Modi is also expected to release a special commemorative postal stamp issued by India Post and its special cover during the event, ANI said.
Uttar Pradesh Governor Anandiben Patel, Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath and Defence Minister Rajnath Singh will also be in attendance.