PM Modi prays at Kedarnath Temple ahead of its closure for winter

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday visited the Himalayan shrine of Kedarnath ahead of its closure for the next six months. This is his second visit to the shrine this year. Modi was accompanied by Uttarakhand Chief Minister T.S. Rawat and other state and central government officials. The priests at the Lord Shiva shrine, which was all decked up with yellow flowers, welcomed the Prime Minister.