PANAJI: President Ram Nath Kovind and wife Savita Kovind visited the Basilica of Bom Jesus at Old Goa and Mangueshi temple on Sunday. The President was accompanied by Governor Dr Mridula Sinha.
At the Basilica of Bom Jesus, the President was received by Rector of the Church Father Patricio Fernandes, who briefed the President about the history of the Basilica.
The President, along with other dignitaries, also visited Shree Mangesh temple at Mangeshi in Ponda. The President was received by Minister for Art and Culture Govind Gaude and Anjali Seharawat, IAS. The president of Shree Mangesh temple Chandrakant Dhume briefed the President and other dignitaries.
Mementos were also presented to the President at Basilica of Bom Jesus and Shree Mangesh temple at Mangeshi.