Amit Shah prays at Lingaraj temple in Odisha capital
Bhubaneswar: BJP National President Amit Shah this morning visited the Lingaraj Temple here on the second day of his three-day visit to Odisha and paid obeisance to the deities.
After having darshan of Lord Lingaraj, Devi Parvati and Maa Bhubaneswari, Shah held discussions with the servitors of the temple regarding issues related to the 12th-century shrine.
BJP workers welcomed Shah, accompanied by Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan and state BJP chief Basant Panda, in a grand fashion on reaching the temple.
Party workers were seen performing traditional songs and dance to welcome Shah into the temple.
The BJP chief is scheduled to hold a press conference later in the day at Hotel New Marrion here.