Ahmedabad: President Ram Nath Kovind is going on a two-day Gujarat tour from today. President Kovind will attend the third convocation of the Gujarat Central University in Gandhinagar today. Union Home Minister Amit Shah can also attend the event. He is going to reach Ahmedabad in a short time.
The Public Relations Officer of Gujarat Central University (CUG), Professor HB Patel said that President Ram Nath Kovind will attend our third convocation as the Chief Guest on 23 February. During the ceremony, the President will award degrees to 73 PhD students, 26 MPhil students, 121 postgraduate and 24 graduate students. After this, President Ramnath Kovind will inaugurate the Motera Cricket Stadium in Ahmedabad on 24 February. Home Minister Amit Shah will also be present on this occasion. The third match of the four-match Test series between India and England will be played as a day-night test with Pink Ball on 24 February at Motera Stadium in Ahmedabad.
Motera Stadium is spread over 63 acres. The stadium has a seating capacity of more than 1,10,000 at the Melbourne Cricket Ground. Around 55,000 tickets are on sale for the next two Tests at GCA Stadium. Recently, the knockout stage matches of the Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy were also held in Motera.