Kathmandu: Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday arrived in Pashupatinath temple where he will spend around an hour for a special puja.

 Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi. File Pic/PTI

The temple was beautifully decorated.

Locals were, however, barred from offering puja at least for an hour.

It is expected that Modi will announce Rs.250 million for conserving the Pashupatinath area and its historical and religious heritage.