Vijayawada May 24: Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) chief Mohan Bhagwat visited Sri Durga Malleswara Swamy Varla Devasthanam here on Friday May 23, along with Narsapur MP Gokaraju Gangaraju and other top leaders of the organisation.

RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat and Narsapuram MP Gokaraju Gangaraju being given temple honours at Kanaka Durga temple in Vijayawada on Friday.

RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat and Narsapuram MP Gokaraju Gangaraju being given temple honours at Kanaka Durga temple in Vijayawada on Friday.

Executive officer V. Trinadha Rao welcomed them, and priests gave temple honours to them. Tight security was provided around the temple in view of their VVIP status, and except the local RSS functionaries a few others, including media persons, knew about their visit.

According to sources in the RSS, Mr. Bhagwat in the city to attend a two-day training camp at Nuthakki in Mangalagiri mandal of Guntur district.