New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi put on a cap from Uttarakhand and a Manipuri stole on the official Republic Day function on Wednesday.
The PM’s Uttarakhand cap had Brahma kamal flower embossed on it. The Prime Minister uses this Bramha kamal whenever he offers pooja at Kedarnath. Besides the white kurta and a jacket, PM Modi was seen wearing a Manipuri stole also.
In return, Uttarakhand Chief Minister Pushkar Singh Dhami thanked PM Modi for highlighting the state’s culture and tradition in front of the world.
“Today, on the occasion of 73rd Republic Day, Prime Minister Narendra Modi has made the culture and tradition of our state proud by wearing the cap of Devbhoomi Uttarakhand, adorned with Brahma Kamal. On behalf of the 1.25 crore people of Uttarakhand, I express my heartfelt gratitude to the Prime Minister,” tweeted Dhami.
Interestingly, both Manipur and Uttarakhand are set to go to polls in a few weeks.