Agartala, Aug 27: Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) chief Mohan Bhagwat arrived in Tripura on a two-day visit to the BJP-ruled state on Friday.
Shri Subrata Dev Barma, Treasurer of Tripura’s ‘Shantikaali Smriti Mandir’ Samiti welcomed RSS Chief Dr. Mohan Bhagwat at Agartala airport. Mohan Bhagwat reached Agartala to participate in the program organized to pay tribute to Shri Shri Shantikali Maharaj on the very day of his supreme sacrifice.
Bhagwat, who visited the royal palace immediately after his arrival in Agartala and met the royal family members, would visit the Sarbong Ashram of the Hindu tribal community at Amarpur in southern Tripura on Saturday and address a “small gathering” there.
Bhagwat would stay and meet people at RSS Tripura headquarters ‘Sevadham’ at Khayerpur in West Tripura district. The RSS chief would leave for New Delhi on Saturday afternoon.
Elaborate security arrangements have been made in the state in view of the visit of Bhagwat, who enjoys ‘Z Plus’ security cover.
During his stay in Agartala, the RSS chief may meet Tripura Chief Minister Manik Saha, newly-appointed BJP President Rajiv Bhattacharjee, and selected leaders of the BJP and the RSS.