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Who has inaugurated month-long 'Kashi Tamil Sangamam' being organized in Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh on 19th Nov 2022?
Yogi Adityanath
Narendra Modi
Rajnath Singh
Anandiben Patel

Correct Answer :   Narendra Modi

The Prime Minister, "Shri NarendraModi" inaugurated ‘Kashi Tamil Sangamam’ - a month-long programme being organised in Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh on 19th Nov 2022.

The objective of the programme is to celebrate, reaffirm and rediscover the age-old links between Tamil Nadu and Kashi – two of the country’s most important and ancient seats of learning.

More than 2500 delegates from Tamil Nadu will be visiting Kashi. During the programme, the Prime Minister also released a book ‘Tirukkural’ along with its translation into 13 languages. He also witnessed a cultural programme followed by aarti.
Union Education & Skill Development Minister "Shri Dharmendra Pradhan", Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh, "Yogi Adityanath", Governor of Uttar Pradesh, SmtAnandiben Patel, Minister of State,Dr L Murugan and Member of Parliament, Shri Ilaiyaraaja were those present on the occasion among others.
Addressing the gathering, the Prime Minister expressed delight upon the gathering being held in the most ancient living city in the world.

Speaking on the importance of Sangams in the country, be it the confluence of rivers, ideology, science or knowledge, the Prime Minister said that every confluence of culture and traditions is celebrated and revered in India.

He remarked that in reality, it is a celebration of India’s might and characteristics, thus making the Kashi-Tamil Sangam unique..

Source : PIB

Published On : November 20, 2022