PRAYAGRAJ: Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) President Amit Shah, Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath and other party leaders took the holy dip at Kumbh Mela in Prayagraj on Wednesday.
संगम नगरी प्रयागराज में आयोजित सनातन संस्कृति की प्राचीनता, भव्यता और एकता के प्रतीक 'कुम्भ मेले' में विभिन्न संत महात्माओं के साथ कुम्भ स्नान करने का सौभाग्य प्राप्त हुआ। pic.twitter.com/9eKJFMZogG
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Shah visited the Sangam, which is the holy confluence of rivers Ganga and Yamuna, and offered his prayers. He also visited other holy places and met saints during his one-day visit.
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Since the Kumbh began on January 15, several BJP leaders have visited Prayagraj to take a dip in the river. Former Madhya Pradesh chief minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan, former Rajasthan chief minister Vasundhara Raje, Union Minister Smriti Irani were among those who have early taken the holy dip.