He even visited the local Shiva temple and sought blessings for the well-being of the people. Industries minister Mukesh Agnihotri, chief parliamentary secretary Inder Dutt Lakhanpal and other local Congress leaders and senior district-level officers also accompanied the CM.
The chief minister also inaugurated an exhibition pandal at the local boys' school ground and visited various exhibitions put up by the government/semi government departments and individuals. Though it was a Sunday and shops were mostly closed, people were enthusiastic and keen to take part in the function.
Earlier, kabaddi and volleyball competitions were also held.