Dehradun: Bharatiya Janata Party's (BJP) Uttarakhand president Madan Kaushik on Friday said that Prime Minister Narendra Modi will be visiting Kedarnath on November 9.
Sharing details before media, Kaushik said that the detailed programme of the Prime Minister's visit to Kedarnath will come later. This will be Prime Minister Modi's second visit to the temple during his term; the last time he visited the Kedarnath temple was in 2019. Kedarnath will be closed for devotees after Diwali for the next six months
Kedarnath is a holy Hindu town located in Rudraprayag district of Uttarakhand in India. It is one of the Char Dhams located in the Himalayas. Kedarnath is situated at an astonishing height of 3584 meters above sea level near the head of Mandakini River. The Kedarnath temple lies amidst the majestic snow-capped Garhwal Himalayan ranges and is thronged by thousands of tourists each year.