New Delhi: President Pranab Mukherjee will address the Pravasi Bhartiya Divas on Wednesday in Kochi. "Mukherjee will undertake a one-day visit to Kerala (Kochi) on January 9 to deliver the Valedictory Address at the 11th edition of the Pravasi Bhartiya Divas Convention," a Rashtrapati Bhavan press release said.

The President would also confer the Pravasi Bharatiya Samman Awards, it said.

Pravasi Bhartiya Divas (PBD) is celebrated on January 9 every year to mark the contribution of overseas Indian community in the development of India.

(Agencies)

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