Security personnels at Capitol Complex during heavy rain a day before International day of Yoga in Chandigarh. (Source: Express Photo by Kamleshwar Singh)
Chandigarh is all set to host the second edition of the International Yoga Day on Tuesday. The mega event will be hosted at the Capitol Complex in Chandigarh, designed by French architect Le Corbusier.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi reached the city on Monday night to participate in the mega event of the Yoga Day celebrations.
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PM Modi was received at the airport by Punjab and Haryana Governor Kaptan Singh Solanki, Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal and his Haryana counterpart Manohar Lal Khattar.
PM Modi arrived in Chandigarh on Monday night ahead of the event. (Source: Express photo)
The prime minister will be joined by around 30,000 people for the second International Yoga Day celebrations in Chandigarh, amid tight security.
However, heavy downpour in the UT barely 12 hours before the mega event has ruined the entire seating arrangement as the complex remained water-logged during the evening, leaving the Chandigarh administration in a limbo.
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