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PM Modi and Prez Pranab Mukherjee to visit Kedarnath & Badrinath Dham in May

The scorching summery month of May will bring relief to many Char Dham Pilgrims as their spiritual sojourn will be blissful, safe and momentary this year. Since the Yatra season is all set to begin with great fervour in the state, both the honourable President and Prime Minister has decided to visit the “Land of Gods” in the first week of May. This exclusive visit of the two dignitaries will be for paying obeisance at the Badrinath and Kedarnath temple of Uttarakhand.

The long awaited portals of Kedarnath will open for the devotees on May 3, while those of Badrinath will reopen on May 6.

PM Modi and Prez Pranab Mukherjee to visit Kedarnath & Badrinath Dham in May

Src: PM Narendra Modi to visit Kedarnath on May 3

The schedule of Visit

PM Modi will arrive at the Jolly Grant airport on May 3, from where he will fly to Kedarnath. Two days later, on May 5 President Pranab Mukherjee will visit the state. During his two-day visit, Pranab Mukherjee will address the convocation at Indira Gandhi National Forest Academy and will visit Badrinath the other day, to enrapture in sanctity. According to the sources, PM Modi will arrive at Jolly Grant airport at 7:25 am on May 3 and will offer prayers at Kedarnath temple at 8:50 am. PM will then leave for Haridwar to inaugurate a research centre in Patanjali Yogpeeth.

Src: India Today

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