Prime Minister NarendraModi on Wednesday offered a special puja at the historic Somnath Temple in Gujarat.This was his first visit to the temple where he is also a trustee on the board.
Mr. Modi stayed the night at Raj Bhavan as per protocol and left for Somnath on Wednesday.
BJP president Amit Shah, who too is a trustee on the temple board, was also present when Mr. Modi reached there.
In the afternoon,
Mr. Modi is scheduled to address a special convention of 6000 women sarpanch who have come from across the country at Gandhinagar.
The women sarpanch convention is being held to mark Women’s Day. On a two day visit to his home state Gujarat, Modi arrived on Tuesday and dedicated a petrochemical complex OPaL in Dahej and also inaugurated a cable stayed bridge over