fbpx
  Previous   Next
HomeNationPM Modi Gifts 100 Pair of Jute Footwear To Kashi Vishwanath Dham's...

PM Modi Gifts 100 Pair of Jute Footwear To Kashi Vishwanath Dham’s Workers

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has sent 100 pairs of jute footwear for those working at Kashi Vishwanath Dham, in his Lok Sabha constituency of Varanasi.

According to government sources, during his visit to Varanasi to inaugurate the Kashi Vishwanath corridor, PM Modi learnt that most people working at the temple performed their duty bare-footed.

This is because it’s forbidden to wear footwear made of leather or rubber on the temple premises. Nobody is exempt from this decree, including priests, people performing seva, security guards, sanitation workers and others.

The prime minister immediately had 100 pairs of jute footwear procured and sent them over to Kashi Vishwanath Dham, so that those performing their duties don’t have to remain bare-footed in the cold weather.

“Needless to say, the people working at Kashi Vishwanath Dham were very happy. This is yet another example of PM’s attention to minute details and his concern for the poor,” the source said.

During his two-day visit to Varanasi last month, the prime minister had showered flower petals on workers who constructed the Kashi Vishwanath Corridor, and later had lunch with them.

More News

Uttarakhand Polls: Former CM Trivendra Singh Rawat Unwilling to Contest Upcoming Polls

BJP leader and former Uttarakhand Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat have announced that he is not willing to contest in the upcoming assembly election...

Smriti Mandhana Named In ICC Women’s T20I Team of The Year

India opener Smriti Mandhana on Wednesday was named in ICC Women’s T20I team of the year for 2021. The team of the year announcements...

Australian Open: Sania, Bopanna Lose In Women’s And Men’s Doubles Opener

Veteran Indian players Sania Mirza and Rohan Bopanna were eliminated in the opening round of the women's doubles and men's doubles, respectively, at the...

RELATED NEWS

PM Modi To Launch Initiatives Dedicated To Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will deliver the keynote address at the national launch ceremony of 'Azadi Ke Amrit Mahotsav se Swarnim Bharat Ke Ore'...

PM Modi Host India-central Asia Summit Virtually On Jan 27

India on Wednesday announced that Prime Minister Narendra Modi will host the first India-Central Asia Summit in a virtual format on January 27 as...

Punjab Sand Mining Case: ED Recovers Rs 10 Crore Cash

The Enforcement Directorate (ED) on Wednesday recovered more cash during ongoing raids in connection with the illegal sand mining case of Punjab. The ED...