PM Modi says; Na main yahan aaya hoon, na laya gaya hoon…mujhe Maa Ganga ne bulaya hai
On Monday India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi was in Varanasi (December 13, 2021) to inaugurate the newly-constructed Kashi Vishwanath Dham constructed at a cost of around Rs 339 crore. The redeveloped campus is spread over five lakh square feet. The previous temple premises was about 3,000 square feet in area.
PM Modi’s historic Kashi visit |
Before the grand opening of the Kashi Vishwanath Corridor, PM Modi offered prayers at the Kal Bhairav temple. “Overwhelmed to reach Kashi,” PM Modi said in a tweet after visiting the ancient temple. Chants of ‘Modi, Modi’ and ‘Har Har Mahadev‘ reverberated as PM’s convoy travelled through the narrow bylanes of Varanasi.
#WATCH | Locals gave a rousing welcome to PM Narendra Modi, showering flower petals and raising slogans of 'Modi, Modi' & 'Har Har Mahadev' in his parliamentary constituency Varanasi
The PM is on a two-day visit to the city to inaugurate Kashi Vishwanath Corridor project pic.twitter.com/155VrYjEpT
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