Widows of Uttar Pradesh's Vrindavan on Friday beatific rakhis to PM Narendra Modi.
Ahead of Rakshabandhan, widows of Uttar Pradesh's Vrindavan on Friday beatific rakhis to Prime Abbot Narendra Modi, as they absent an in-person affair with him for a additional year due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
A absolute of 251 rakhis that were able by a accumulation of old-aged widows active in the temple boondocks of western Uttar Pradesh accept been beatific to the prime minister, an NGO acknowledging them said.
The rakhis accept colourful pictures of the prime abbot and abounding of them accept letters of attention adjoin the pandemic, and PM Modi's alarm for "Atmanirbhar Bharat", the Sulabh Hope Foundation said.
Some of the widows accept alike able affection face masks to be presented to him on Sunday, the day of the anniversary symbolising a band amid a brother and a sister.
Usha Dasi, 77, who had alone angry rakhi to the prime abbot said she has been spending her canicule central the ashram for the aftermost bristles months but is blessed that her rakhis and masks accept been beatific to PM Modi.
"I accept alone advised appropriate masks accustomed letters like "Stay safe" and "Aatmnirbhar" and rakhis accepting Modi ji's account with a covered face," Ms Dasi said.
Foundation's carnality admiral Vinita Verma recalled that during the pre-Covid era, on account of bags of widows, four-five mother widows would appointment Delhi to present baskets of rakhis and sweets to Modi .
"The advancing communicable has abashed them but it didn''t blast their sprit so they started advancing rakhis and appropriate Vrindavan-themed masks for Modi," Ms Verma said.
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