Procession in Kolkata for Kalam as next President

Kolkata: A procession by non-political persons for A P J Abdul Kalam as the next President was taken out in Kolkata on Saturday.

The processionists belonging to Bangla Nagarik Samaj, a citizen's forum, holding placards marched from Sealdah area to Esplanade.

The processionists called for a mandate for former President Kalam as he was a scientist of global reputation and whom the country needed most to be the new President.