Mukherjee, who would arrive here on a one-day visit, would address a meeting organised in connection with the event, official sources said.

The statue is being installed at a spot in the Kanakakunnu Palace, one of the main tourist centres in the city.

Later in the day, the President would proceed to Kochi to inaugurate the 150th birth anniversary celebrations of social reformer Ayyan Kali, organized by 'Kerala Pulayar Maha Sabha', sources said.

(Agencies)

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