Special Correspondent

HYDERABAD: Governor Rameshwar Thakur tripped and nearly fell down after delivering his speech at a function where President A. P. J. Abdul Kalam dedicated to the nation Laboratory for the Conservation of Endangered Species (LaCONES) here on Thursday.

After completing his speech, Mr. Thakur turned and wanted to step down from the small platform kept at the lectern.

But he slipped while getting down and he was immediately helped by his staff and the security personnel.

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