Bhubaneswar, Aug 8: Union Home Minister Amit Shah today offered prayers at Lingaraj Temple during his two-day visit to Odisha. After visiting the Lingaraj Temple, he will visit Cuttack.
He will pay homage to revolutionary leader Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose at his birthplace Janakinath Bhavan on the occasion of the Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav.
Amit Shah is also scheduled to attend a ceremony marking the 75th anniversary of Odia daily ‘Prajatantra’, founded by noted freedom fighter and former Chief Minister Harekrushna Mahatab.
Later in the evening, he will take part in a book reading programme in Hotel Mayfair at around 4 pm. Shah will then return to Bhubaneswar where he is slated to hold discussions with the party’s core committee members, office bearers. It is expected that he might give targets to party leaders for the 2024 general elections. He will return to Delhi in the evening.