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Amit Shah to address youth rally in poll-bound Himachal Pradesh today

Dharamsala: Bharatiya Janata Party(BJP) national president Amit Shah will address a 'Hunkar' rally in the poll-bound state of Himachal Pradesh, in Kangra on Friday. Himachal Pradesh will go to polls late this year.

Union health minister JP Nadda, state BJP in-charge Mangal Pandey and the BJP MP of the area Shanta Kumar on Thursday visited the rally site in Dharamsala.

 Amit Shah to address youth rally in poll-bound Himachal Pradesh today

File image of Amit Shah. PTI

"BJP will soon declare the list of candidates for Himachal elections, and only those will be considered who have a winning potential," Nadda said.

Nadda further said that prime minister Narendra Modi's visit to the area is under consideration and "he might address a rally at Dharamshala very soon".

The prime minister addressed a rally in Himachal Pradesh state in April.

In the current Assembly, the Congress holds 36 of the 68 seats while the BJP has 26 seats.

The party had a major victory in the neighbouring state of Uttarakhand early this year.

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Updated Date: Sep 22, 2017 12:52:37 IST

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