New Delhi, Feb 15 : President Pratibha Patil will begin a two-day visit to Bihar from today.
This will be her first visit to Bihar since assuming office in July 2007.
Patil will attend the First Inter University Cultural Festival hosted by the Magadh University at Bodh Gaya.
She will also launch the "Mukhyamantri Kanya Vivah Yojna" and inaugurate an International Conference on Hyperthermia in Patna.
The President will also visit places of historical importance at Nalanda, Bodh Gaya and Vaishali, as well as the Gurudwara Patna Sahib in Patna.