This will be his first visit to the state after assuming office as the president.
On October 24, the president will commence his engagements by paying tribute to the founder of Bengaluru, Kempe Gowda. Later in the day, he will visit the Indian Institute of Science (IISC), Bengaluru laboratory and attend a round-table discussion with scientists.
On October 25, the president will grace the 'Vajramahothsava' - Diamond Jubilee Celebrations on completion of 60 years of the Vidhana Soudha and address the members of both Houses of the Karnataka Legislature. (ANI)