NEW DELHI: Vice-President Hamid Ansari, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and Lok Sabha Speaker Meira Kumar greeted President Pratibha Patil on New Year’s Day.

People from different walks of life and children visited Rashtrapati Bhavan on Friday and wished the President.

Ms. Patil welcomed the New Year here for the first time since she took over. Her annual retreat to Hyderabad had been cancelled this year.

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