Watch BJP National President Amit Shah flying a kite in Ahmedabad on the auspicious Makar Sankranti day. The festival marks the beginning of warmer and longer days compared to the nights. Lohri, Makar Sankranti, Pongal, and Bihu are the various names of the festival across the various regions. On the other hand, hundreds of devotees across Himachal Pradesh took dips in rivers to mark Makar Sankranti, a major harvest festival celebrated in various parts of the country. Bollywood celebrities like Amitabh Bachchan, Anupam Kher and Hema Malini have wished their fans on the occasion.