Heeraben Modi, Prime Minister Narendra Modi's mother, on Tuesday, casted her vote at a polling station in Raisan area of Ahmedabad district in Gujarat.
Earlier in the day, PM Modi met his mother at her residence before going to cast his vote at a polling booth in Ranip locality in Gujarat. Hiraba Modi, a nonagenarian, lives with her younger son Pankaj Modi at Raisan village located close to the state capital Gandhinagar.
Modi spent around 20 minutes with his mother. She gave him a shawl, sweets and a coconut as a goodwill gesture and her blessings for his victory in the ongoing Lok Sabha polls.
After meeting his mother, he also briefly interacted with the society residents and allowed children to take selfies with him, before leaving for a school at Ranip to cast his vote.
Polling in all 26 Lok Sabha seats in Gujarat is being held in a single phase on Tuesday.
(With inputs from agencies)