Union Minister of State for Commerce and Industry Jyotiraditya Scindia visited the Guruvayur Sreekrishna Temple on Saturday.

He was accompanied by his wife Priyadarshini Scindia.

The couple visited the shrine after the Pantheeradi Puja. Melsanti Pottakuzhi Krishnan Namboodiri offered them ‘prasadam'.

The Minister was received at the temple by Guruvayur Devaswom chairman T.V. Chandramohan and administrator K. Venugopal.

The administrator said that the Minister promised to attend celebrations to be held to mark the 425th anniversary of Narayaneeyam, a Sanskrit text written by Melpathur Narayana Bhattathiri that condenses the Bhagavatha Purana into 1,036 verses.

Minister promises to attend Narayaneeyam anniversary fete.