The Prime Minister of India, Sri Narendra Modi reached the venue for the Amaravati Foundation Ceremony. The PM arrived in his Rajhans aircraft and was warmly received by Sri N Chandrababu Naidu after landing. Mr Modi was later escorted to the venue. Flanked by CM Chandrababu Naidu, Venkaiah Naidu, Ashok Gajapati Raju and KCR, the CM of Telangana, Mr Modi was taken through a specially constructed gallery of Amaravati showcasing important information and artifacts.
Mr Modi also warmly greeted the family members of Nara family, and had a playful banter with baby Nara Devansh. KCR also participated in the gallery tour, walking next to Mr Naidu and listening to the guide’s narration of Amaravati.
The grand Puja of Amaravati begins.