New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed a rally in Uttar Pradesh’s Amroha on Friday morning. He is scheduled to address another rally in Uttarakhand. In a statement released by the party, the BJP’s Uttar Pradesh unit had said PM Modi will address the rallies in Amroha and Saharanpur parliamentary constituencies in order to support the party candidates. Also Read - COVID-19: PM Modi Holds Virtual Meeting With States, Home Minister Amit Shah Also Present
While Saharanpur will vote on April 11, Amroha will vote on April 18. Also Read - Mamata Banerjee Calls Amit Shah's Lunch At Tribal Family a 'Show Off', Says Food Was Cooked At Five Star Hotels
BJP president Amit Shah held a public meeting at Namsai in Arunachal Pradesh 9:30 AM at General Ground, Bordumsa, Changlang district in the state. Shah addressed an election rally at Wangjing Kodompokpi Lampak, Thoubal district in Manipur. He will hold another public meeting at 3:30 PM at the Ahatguri Mahjuj Playground, Jagiroad, District Morigaon in Assam. Also Read - Congress Facing Another Leadership Crisis or Just Looking For Reform? Here's What we Know
Rahul Gandhi in Maharashtra
Not just BJP, Congress leader Rahul Gandhi interacted with students today. Students from Bharati Vidyapeeth and other colleges were invited for the interaction.
Rahul Gandhi is on his two-day Maharashtra tour. Apart from interacting with students, he will undertake rallies at 2 PM and 4 PM respectively in Chandrapur and Wardha.
“We are trying to organise a rally in Nagpur too. But on April 5, Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) chief Mayawati has booked the most sought after venue of Kasturchand Park for her rally. So, we may have to hold our programme at some other place,” said a leader. Congress leader and MLA Vishwajeet Kadam are involved in framing Rahul’s programme in the city.
Priyanka Roadshow in Ghaziabad
Congress General Secretary for East Uttar Pradesh, Priyanka Gandhi Vadra will also hold a roadshow in Ghaziabad today. The SP-BSP-RLD alliance will hold their first joint rally in Deoband on Sunday. All three party chiefs – Akhilesh Yadav, Mayawati and Ajit Singh will address the rally. Priyanka Gandhi will hold a roadshow in Ghaziabad in support of Congress candidate Dolly Sharma.
Nitish Kumar Election Campaign
Bihar chief minister Nitish Kumar will also address in a rally in Nawada, Aurangabad and Gaya
Mamata Banerjee in Assam
Trinamool Congress (TMC) chief Mamata Banerjee will address an election rally in Assam’s Dhubri district today itself. TMC is contesting nine of the state’s 14 Lok Sabha seats this time in the backdrop of protests against the National Register of Citizens and the Citizenship Bill.