President Ram Nath Kovind attended valedictory function of Aero India 2021 in Bengaluru on February 05. While addressing the event, President said, "Aero India 2021 has been an unprecedented success. I'm told that high-level delegations from 43 countries and exhibitors from 530 companies participated; many more across the world got associated virtually. It's world's 1st mega event of this kind to be held in hybrid format." "I have also been told that 201 new business partnerships have been developed in the form of MoUs, agreements and collaborations among various nations and companies," he added. The President is on a 4-day visit to Karnataka and Andhra Pradesh from Feb 4-7.