PM Modi pays floral tributes to former PM Lal Bahadur Shastri

Varanasi (Uttar Pradesh) [India] Mar. 6 (ANI): After visiting the Gadhwa Ghat Ashram in Varanasi, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday headed to Ramnagar where he paid floral tribute to former prime minister Lal Bahadur Shastri.

PM Modi LSO offered prayers at the Gadhwa Ghat Ashram temple and fed cows.

He will later address a public rally in Rohaniya before returning to New Delhi in the evening.

The Prime Minister has been campaigning vigorously for his party to make its victory appear inevitable in a tough, triangular contest with SP-Congress combine and Mayawati's BSP.

Forty seats spread across seven districts of Ghazipur, Varanasi, Chandauli, Mirzapur, Bhadohi, Sonbhadra and Jaunpur will go to the polls for the last phase on March 8. (ANI)