Kashi Vishwanath

'He can do anything for votes before polls': Mamata Banerjee on PM Modi's dip in river Ganga

The TMC chief also alleged that the BJP government in Uttar Pradesh made the Ganga river 'impure by throwing unclaimed bodies of COVID-19 victims'.

published on : 14th December 2021

Inaugurating half-baked projects will not strengthen BJP's base: Mayawati

Mayawati's remarks came a day after Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated the ambitious Kashi Vishvanath Corridor project.

published on : 14th December 2021

Timeline of events: PM Narendra Modi's Varanasi visit

The inauguration of the Kashi Vishwanath Corridor comes just months ahead of the crucial assembly elections in Uttar Pradesh in 2022

published on : 13th December 2021

PM Modi's lunch with construction workers of Kashi Vishwanath Dham becomes talking point

During his speech in the courtyard of the corridor, the Prime Minister made a special mention of the tireless efforts of the labourers.  

published on : 13th December 2021

War of words over Akhilesh's remarks on PM Modi's Varanasi visit; BJP calls it 'Aurangzeb mindset'

Union minister Arjun Ram Meghwal said Akhilesh Yadav spoke from the same mindset which had fired bullets on 'kar sevaks'.

published on : 13th December 2021

If an Aurangzeb comes, a Shivaji also emerges, says PM Modi at 'immortal' Kashi

In the same vein, he cited the example of Mahraja Suheldev who had defeated the invader Salar Masood in the battle of Bahraich

published on : 13th December 2021

PM Modi seeks three promises for country from citizens at launch of Kashi Viswanath Corridor

He began his address with the religious chant "Har, Har Mahadev" and said that as soon as people enter Kashi, they are freed from all bondage

published on : 13th December 2021

PM Narendra Modi arrives in Varanasi to open Kashi Vishwanath Dham; to take part in 'cruise baithak'

PM Narendra Modi will take part in a 'cruise baithak' later and enjoy watching fireworks and festivities to be hosted at ghats of the ancient city.

published on : 13th December 2021

PM Modi to inaugurate Rs 900-crore Kashi Vishwanath Corridor on Monday

Inauguration ceremony to be aired live in 20,000 temples across country.

published on : 12th December 2021

Kashi Vishwanath corridor set to be inaugurated by PM Modi; Varanasi excited

The inauguration of the state-of-the-art infrastructure surrounding the historic Kashi Vishwanath Temple near the iconic Dashashwamedh Ghat, on December 13 comes ahead of the UP polls.

published on : 12th December 2021

Congress threatens action after authorities paint Varanasi office pink ahead of PM Modi's visit

State Congress Committee vice-president Ashok Kumar Singh wrote to the district development authority on Thursday and demanded that the party office be restored to its original look.

published on : 11th December 2021

Multiple events lined up for launch of Kashi Corridor

While the PM will reach the venue on a boat via the Ganga to inaugurate the project, the three-day extravaganza on December 12, 13 and 14 will be celebrated like Diwali and Dev Deepawali.

published on : 4th December 2021

Kashi Vishwanath Corridor inauguration to be a gala event, 20000 temples to live stream it

Besides inaugurating the Kashi Vishwanath corridor, PM Modi will also address a convention of BJP-ruled chief ministers and deputy chief ministers in Kashi on December 13-14.

published on : 3rd December 2021

100 years after being smuggled out, Goddess Annapurna idol to reach Kashi Vishwanath Temple

The idol of Annapurna idol will be first taken to Aligarh on November 11 then Kannauj and reach Ayodhya on  November 14.

published on : 2nd November 2021

Old building in Kashi Vishwanath Corridor collapses, 2 labourers killed

The injured have been admitted at Varanasi Divisional Hospital, where two of them are stated to be serious.

published on : 1st June 2021