Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday made his second visit to the poll-bound state of Karnataka to take part in Mahamastakabhishek celebrations at Shravanabelagola in Hassan district. Addressing the gathering, the prime minister said that saints and seers from India have always served society and made a positive difference. “The strength of our society is that we have always changed with the times and adapted well to new contexts,” added Modi.
Later in the day, the Prime Minister also commissioned the electrified Mysuru-Bengaluru railway line and flagged off the Palace Queen Humsafar Express train from Mysuru to Udaipur in Rajasthan. As poll season heats up in the state, the PM addressed a rally in Chief Minister Siddaramaiah’s home district of Mysuru in the evening. BJP president Amit Shah is also on a three-day visit to the state.
PM Modi in Karnataka Highlights: