PM Modi offers prayers at Ram Janaki temple in Nepal

DN Bureau

Prime Minister Narendra Modi offered prayers at the Ram Janaki temple in Janakpur upon his arrival in Nepal.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi
Prime Minister Narendra Modi

Kathmandu: Prime Minister Narendra Modi offered prayers at the Ram Janaki temple in Janakpur upon his arrival in Nepal on Friday.

He was received by his Nepali counterpart KP Sharma Oli at the temple gate, along with various high-level dignitaries of Nepal.

Various local artists lined up at the temple entrance to welcome both the Prime Ministers.

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They then together visited the shrines of Lord Ram, Janakidevi and Lord Shaligram. Prime Minister Modi even sang local religious songs along with the temple artists.

Both the Prime Minister were seen holding friendly talks among themselves.

Prime Minister Modi was then facilitated by one of the members of the temple board. He was presented a memento which depicted the landscape of the temple.

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Heavy security has been deployed in and around the temple premises.

Flags of India and Nepal are placed outside the temple. (ANI)

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