Secondary Education Minister K. Parthasarathy, Krishna University Vice-Chancellor Vunnam Venkaiah, Collector Buddha Prakash M. Jyothi, DIG (Eluru Range) G. Suryaprakasa Rao, Commissioner of Police N. Madhusudhan Reddy, Krishna District Superintendent of Police R. Jayalakshmi, Joint Collector P. Usha Kumari, and other officials welcomed Governor E.S.L. Narasimhan who arrived at Gannavaram Airport on Thursday.

Later, Mr. Narasimhan proceeded to Guntur to attend a programme at Acharya Nagarjuna University.