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Amit Shah takes dip at Kumbh, deliberates with saints

IANS  |  Prayagraj 

The Shah on Wednesday took a dip in the - the holy confluence of rivers Ganga, Yamuna and Sarawasti - at Kumbhnagar in Prayagraj.

Accompanied by Chief Minister and a number of saints, the BJP chief, wrapped till his waist in a saffron robe, offered prayers to the holy rivers.

Shah later also performed an 'aarti' and went to a fabled Hanuman temple nearby before visiting the where he offered prayers at the Saraswati Koop and Akshayavat tree.

He later interacted with a group of saints at Sector 20 of Kumbhnagar, listening to their demands for an early start to the construction of the in Ayodhya.

During the visit, Shah also praised the efforts of the government to ensure that the water in the Ganga was clean and flowing. and BJP's also accompanied Shah.



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First Published: Wed, February 13 2019. 16:56 IST