London, : President Droupadi Murmu will attend the State Funeral of Queen Elizabeth II today at at Westminster Abbey and offer condolences on behalf of the Government of India. It will begin at about 3:30pm.
Rashtrapati Bhawan tweeted, “President Droupadi Murmu signed the Condolence Book in the memory of Her Majesty the Queen Elizabeth II at Lancaster House, London”.
Rashtrapati Bhawan earlier tweeted, “President Droupadi Murmu arrives in London to attend the State Funeral of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II”.
She met King Charles III at a reception held at Buckingham Palace ahead of Queen Elizabeth’s state funeral yesterday. The Queen’s treasury is lying in state at Westminster Hall in London, where the president paid respect to her.
Worth mentioning, President Murmu with entourage members, including foreign secretary Vinay Kwatra reached London’s Gatwick Airport by presidential aircraft on September 17.