Governor meets Independent India's first voter
5 Dariya News
Shimla , 19 Feb 2021
Governor Bandaru Dattatraya during his visit to Kinnaur met first voter of Independent India, 103 years old Shayam Saran Negi at Circuit House Kalpa.The Governor thanked Shri Negi for spreading awareness amongst voters and his contribution in strengthening the democracy. He honoured Shayam Saran Negi and said that even at this age he was an active citizen, which is a motivation for others.Shayam Saran Negi welcomed the Governor on the occasion and said that he was a fan of Prime Minister and the Centre government was performing well under his leadership.Later, the Governor performed puja in ancient temple of Kalpa and took tour of apple orchards. He also interacted with the local people and listened to their grievances.