PM Tobgay offers prayers in Kashi


Prime Minister Tshering Tobgay has visited several places of historical, archaeological and religious importance in India.

According to Times of India, Tobgay spent most of his time at Sarnath visiting stupas, Bodhi Temple, monasteries and Archaeological Museum of the Archaeological Survey of India.

After visiting Sarnath, Tobgay went to Kashi to offer prayers at Kashi Vishwanath Temple and performed abhishek of Lord Vishwanath with 11 liter milk. He also donated Rs. 51,000 to the temple.

Tobgay and his delegation visited Ahmedabad and participated in the Vibrant Gujarat Summit 2015 before arriving to Sarnath. He met Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi in Ahmedabad while he called on President Pranab Mukherjee and other cabinet ministers in New Delhi.

Prime Minister Tobgay is on his official visit to India from January 10-18 on the invitation of Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi.