Varanasi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated ‘Kashi Ek Roop Anek’ which is a cultural, arts and handicrafts exhibition on Sunday.
Speaking at the inaugural ceremony PM Modi said: “It has always been the power of India that some special art, special art and special products have been associated with the identity of every region, every district here. This has been our tradition there for centuries. Our businessmen, traders have promoted it worldwide”.
PM Modi earlier flagged off the Mahakaal Express via video Conferencing. Before the flagging off ceremony, Modi also inaugurated the 63-feet tall statue of former Bhartiya Jana Sangh leader Deendayal Upadhyaya at Pt Deendayal Upadhyaya Memorial Centre which is said to be the largest statue of the leader in the country.