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Gujarat CM, Amit Shah fly kites, celebrate Makar Sankranti

Press Trust of India  |  Ahmedabad 

Chief Minister Vijay Rupani and president Shah today celebrated the festival of Makar Sankranti, known as Uttarayan in the state, by flying kites in different parts of city.

While Rupani, along with his wife Anjaliben, tried his hand at flying kites at Khadia and Maninagar areas of the city in the morning, Shah enjoyed the festival with locals in Naranpura area, which he once represented as an

An official release quoted Rupani as saying that Gujarat's development would soar high just like the kites today and achieve new heights in the coming years.

Later during the afternoon, Shah visited the famous in Jamalpur with his family to seek blessings, a release from the said.

Shah then flew kites from the terrace of a house in Naranpura area, accompanied by leaders, including city mayor and Naranpura and Kaushik Patel, the release added.

(This story has not been edited by Business Standard staff and is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)

First Published: Sun, January 14 2018. 19:00 IST
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