PM Narendra Modi and President of Afghanistan Ashraf Ghani had a heritage walk on Saturday and visited the Golden Temple. Modi served Langar at the Golden Temple and Ghani accompanied him. The two political leaders visited Amritsar, for Heart of Asia conference. The leader walked through the renovated heritage corridor, reaching Harmandir Sahib, popularly know as the ‘Golden Temple’, where people were waiting for hours in large numbers, for welcoming the leaders. The temple was decorated with flowers and lights, the leaders were taken to various parts of the temple.
Gurbachan Singh, Chief Information Officer says ,” NarendraModi is the first Prime Minister of the country who served langar to the devotees in the Golden Temple.” Some say that Modi visit to Amritsar, seem to be an attempt to connect with the Sikh community for the elections in the stated held next year.
PM Modi arrives at Amritsar for the Heart of Asia conference.
The two leaders embraced each other
PM Narendra Modi greets people at the Golden Temple.
PM Narendra Modi and Afghanistan President Ashraf Ghani offer prayers at the Golden Temple.
PM Modi and President Ashraf Ghani walk through Amritsar’s heritage corridor.
Modi surprised many when he showed up to serve langar at the Golden Temple in Amritsar today.
The two leaders were taken to visit various parts of the temple.
PM narendra Modi was welcomed by Chief Minister of Punjab, Parkash Singh, son and deputy chief minister Sukhbir Badal and Union minster, Harsimrat Kaur.
Kudos! To our PM Modi! Great going Mr. Narendra Modi.