President Murmu offers tributes to Queen Elizabeth II in London

President Droupadi Murmu on Sunday offered tributes to UK’s Queen Elizabeth II at Westminster Hall in London where the queen’s coffin was lying-in-State. 

“President Droupadi Murmu visited Westminster Hall London where the body of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II is lying in state. The President offered tributes to the departed soul on her own behalf and on behalf of the people of India,” Rashtrapati Bhawan tweeted. 

The President is on an official tour to the United Kingdom from September 17 to 19 to attend the State Funeral of Queen Elizabeth II on Monday and offer condolences on behalf of the Government of India. 

One-day state mourning was observed across India on September 11 as a mark of respect to UK’s Queen Elizabeth II who passed away on September 8. 

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