Patna: After finishing his function at the Patna Science College to mark the 100th anniversary of the Patna University on Saturday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi made a surprise request to Chief Minister Nitish Kumar asking him if he could pay a visit to the newly-built Bihar Museum before leaving for Mokama where he was to inaugurate a host of schemes related with bridges and road construction.
At the museum, Modi admired artifacts, some going back to a few thousand years.
The Prime Minister showed immense interest in knowing the details about each item and the museum curator explained to him the importance of each relic to his satisfaction.
Modi wrote an inspirational message in the guest book and signed it before leaving for Mokama.
Bihar Governor Satya Pal Malik. Chief Minister Nitish Kumar, Deputy Chief Minister Sushil Kumar Modi, and LJP President and Union Minister Ram Vilas Paswan were also present at the museum.BLOG COMMENTS POWERED BY DISQUS