Prime Minister Narendra Modi recieved by Chhattisgarh CM Bhupesh Baghel at Raipur on Tuesday

Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel and former chief minister Raman Singh welcomed Prime Minister Narendra Modi for a brief layover at the state before proceeding to Odisha on Tuesday. 

Speaking to the media, Baghel said, “He has come here for the first time after our government was formed, so I came to welcome him. He congratulated me on becoming the chief minister.” Meanwhile, Singh told the media that the Prime Minister will make one more brief stop at Chhattisgarh on his way back from Odisha.