Darjeeling: West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee reached to Darjeeling hills today as President Pranab Mukherjee's has a scheduled visit from tomorrow.
State Tourism Minister Goutam Deb and Senior Bureaucrats welcomed her when she reached to Richmond Hills area of Darjeeling.
“She came by road from Rohini, near Siliguri and was whisked away to the high-security bungalow,” officials said.
When she reached to the Rohini en-route hills, Gorkha National Liberation Front activists greeted her.
President Mukherjee will reach to Darjeeling today along with West Bengal Governor Keshari Nath Tripathi.
Moreover, Both the President and the Chief Minister will be present in Darjeeling town on July 13 to attend the famous Nepalese poet Bhanubhakta Acharya's birth anniversary.
They are also expected to attend the Tea Trader association AGM the next day.