29 February 2020
Puri: Union Home Minister Amit Shah today offered prayers to the holy siblings at the Puri Srimandirand then later to Lord Shiva at Lingaraj Temple.
He was flanked by Union Petroleum Minister Dharmendra Pradhan, Union MSME Minister Pratap Sarangi, Union Tourism Minister Prahlad Singh Patel, BJP’s Odisha-in-charge Arun Singh, Puri Collector Balwant Singh, and other senior officials.
It is always special to be in Puri.— Amit Shah (@AmitShah) February 29, 2020
Took blessings of Mahaprabhu Jagannath. pic.twitter.com/KdbFOcAvgW
After Jagannath darshan, Amit Shah is also offered prayers at Bhubaneswar’s Lingaraj Temple.
Offered prayers at the iconic Lingaraj Temple in Bhubaneswar. pic.twitter.com/pyjjcx5MjW— Amit Shah (@AmitShah) February 29, 2020
Shah is on a two-day visit to Odisha. Yesterday he chaired the Eastern Zonal Council Meeting which was followed by a simple yet elegant Odia lunch hosted Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik with Dharmendra Pradhan, West Bengal CM Mamta Bannerjee and Bihar CM Nitish Kumar. He also addressed a public rally on CAA at Janta Maidan, Bhubaneswar later that afternoon.
After inaugurating a section of SOA University today, Shah will depart from Bhubaneswar.