Uma Bharti-Pragya Thakur meeting turns emotional

Policemen take Bhartiya Janshakti Party leader Uma Bharti, center in orange, into custody as she tries to enter the residence of Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, unseen, during an all party meeting to discuss and resolve the ongoing protest over a state government decision relating to the land and a Hindu shrine in Jammu and Kashmir, in New Delhi, India, Wednesday, Aug. 6, 2008. (AP Photo/Mustafa Quraishi)

Bhopal:  It was an emotional meeting of two saffron clad sadhvis of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), here on Monday. When BJP candidate from the Bhopal Lok Sabha seat Sadhvi Pragya Thakur and Union Minister Uma Bharti met they could not hold their emotions and welling of tears in the eyes.

Sadhvi Pragya visited Bharti’s residence here in afternoon, where both expressed their affection and care for each other.

Uma Bharti also offered ‘kheer’ to Pragya Thakur. After that when they hugged, their eyes welled up.

Bharti also praised Pragya and recalled her struggles.