President Bidya Devi Bhandari received the tika, jamara and blessings from her mother Mithila Pandey on the auspicious hour of 10: 02 am today at the Office of the President.
Similarly, the President was also offered the Dashain tika from main priest of Hanuman Dhoka, Devraj Aryal. Priests from temples of several deities offered prasad to the President.
Likewise, the President also offered the Dashain tika to the members of her family. This time, tika-offering to the general public from the Head-of-the-State was not organized because of COVID.