Break from past: PM goes to Dwarka for Dussehra

The Times of India (New Delhi edition) - - Times Sport -

In a de­par­ture from tra­di­tion, PM Naren­dra Modi at­tended Dussehra cel­e­bra­tions in south-west Delhi’s Dwarka on Tues­day. In the past, PMs have usu­ally at­tended fes­tiv­i­ties at ei­ther Ramlila Maidan or

Lal Qila ground if present in Delhi on Dussehra. How­ever, PM Modi chose to go to the event or­gan­ised at Dwarka Sec­tor-10 in­stead.

Speak­ing on the oc­ca­sion, Modi urged peo­ple to take the spirit of Navra­tra fur­ther by em­pow­er­ing women. He also called for an end to sin­gle-use plas­tic.

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