Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath Thursday took a holy dip at Sangam -- the confluence of Ganga and Yamuna -- in Prayagraj on the occasion of Basant Panchami. The chief minister was accompanied by state minister Siddharth Nath Singh, BJP state president Swatantra Dev Singh, among others.
Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath also performed ‘puja' on the banks of Sangam and later participated in a photo session at the ‘selfie point'.
A video of the chief minister taking a holy dip was posted on Twitter.
#WATCH Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath, state minister Siddharth Nath Singh, BJP state president Swatantra Dev Singh and others take 'holy-dip' at the Sangam Ghat in Prayagraj. #BasantPanchami pic.twitter.com/vzEwXiTw9V— ANI UP (@ANINewsUP) January 30, 2020
Yogi Adityanath also flew a kite on the occasion.
The Chief Minister has arrived in Prayagraj on Wednesday evening and had meetings with various saints and seers, camping there for the ongoing Magh Mela.