Amit Shah offers prayers at Budhi Kali Mata temple in Bihar

Amit Shah's Bihar trip began with a BJP rally in the adjoining Purnea district on Friday afternoon. He reached Kishanganj

Updated on Sep 24, 2022 01:11 PM IST 6 Photos

Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Saturday offered prayers at the famous Budhi Kali Mata temple in Bihar, which has for long been considered a symbol of Hindu-Muslim unity.(PTI)

Amit Shah, who had spent the night in Kishanganj district with a Muslim population of more than 50 per cent, reached the Budhi Kali Mandir without much fanfare.(PTI)

The state unit of the BJP shared a video of Shah performing "aarati" and seeking blessings of the priests at the temple, which is said to be more than 100 years old and built on land donated by a Muslim nawab.(PTI)

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Amit Shah's Bihar trip began with a BJP rally in the adjoining Purnea district on Friday afternoon.(PTI)

Amit Shah reached Kishanganj in the evening and held a marathon meeting with MLAs, MPs and other office-bearers of the state where the party lost power in the last month's upheaval.(HT Photo/Santosh Kumar)

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