For the past 8 years since he was elected, Prime Minister Narendra Modi has been visiting Kedarnath and Badrinath shrines during Diwali time and he used to spend Diwali with the soldiers. This year too, he will visit the shrines there, pay obeisance at the Badrinath Temple and assess the ongoing development projects there.
According to media reports, the PM will visit Kedarnath on October 21st and then proceed to Badrinath on the same day. He will spend Diwali with the soldiers. It has been reported that the district administration is gearing up and has begun its preparations for the PM’s visit to the temples. The PM is also likely to visit the border village of Maana and interact with the soldiers and villagers there.