Panaji: Union Home Minister Amit Shah will arrive in Goa on Thursday to participate in two government functions as well as to take stock of the Bharatiya Janata Party’s preparations for the upcoming 2022 state Assembly polls.Also Read - Horoscope Today, October 27, Wednesday: Travel on The Cards For Taurus, Leo And Sagittarius

“It will be an important tour to gear up for the elections. We are here to prepare for the visit,” BJP’s Goa election in-charge and former Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis said ahead of Shah’s visit. Also Read - SCO vs NAM Dream11 Team Prediction, Fantasy Cricket Hints ICC T20 World Cup 2021 Match 21: Captain, Vice-Captain - Scotland vs Namibia, Playing 11s, Team News For Today's T20 Match at Sheikh Zayed Stadium 7:30 PM IST October 27 Wednesday

However, ahead of the home minister’s visit banners and signboards of the Trinamool Congress (TMC) displayed at various locations were removed on Wednesday evening. Also Read - MAK vs BOS Dream11 Team Prediction, Fantasy Hints Afghanistan One Day Tournament Semifinal 2: Captain, Probable Playing 11s - Mis Ainak Region vs Boost Region, Team News And Injury Updates For Today's ODD Match at Kandahar Stadium 10 AM IST October 27 Wednesday

According to reports, some small-sized TMC advertising display boards installed on electricity poles along the highway were also removed.

Taking to twitter, Senior TMC leader Firhad Hakim has alleged that TMC party hoardings have been removed ahead of Home Minister Amit Shah’s visit to Goa.

Fadnavis and BJP national general secretary C.T. Ravi arrived in Goa on Wednesday to review preparations ahead of Shah’s two-day visit.

According to state BJP president Sadanand Shet Tanavade, Shah is also scheduled to hold a series of party meetings with the BJP’s state core committee, MLAs and party workers.

During his visit to Goa the Union Home Minister will also lay the foundation stone for the National Forensic Science University and will also address a public meeting at Dharbandora sub district in South Goa. He will also inaugurate a transit campus for University at Ponda, also in South Goa district.

(With inputs from agencies)