Narendra Modi to kickstart BJP campaign for Haryana Assembly polls with rally in Rohtak today, to inaugurate several developmental projects

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will address a rally in Haryana's Rohtak on Sunday ahead of the upcoming Assembly elections in the state.

Press Trust of India September 08, 2019 13:05:44 IST
Narendra Modi to kickstart BJP campaign for Haryana Assembly polls with rally in Rohtak today, to inaugurate several developmental projects
  • Modi will kick off the party's poll campaign in Haryana with the 'Vijay Sankalp' rally

  • The Rohtak rally will be the culmination of Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar's 'Jan Ashirwad Yatra', which began last month in Kalka

  • The BJP chose to hold the rally in Rohtak, which is considered to be the bastion of veteran Congress leader and former chief minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda

Chandigarh: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will address a rally in Haryana's Rohtak on Sunday ahead of the upcoming Assembly elections in the state.

Narendra Modi to kickstart BJP campaign for Haryana Assembly polls with rally in Rohtak today to inaugurate several developmental projects

File image of Prime Minister Narendra Modi. PTI

He will also lay the foundation stone for several development projects, including the Shri Sheetla Mata Devi Medical College in Gurugram, a mega food park, the industrial model township in Rohtak and the Integrated Command and Control Center in Karnal, officials said.

Modi will kick off the party's poll campaign in Haryana with the 'Vijay Sankalp' rally, the BJP said. The Rohtak rally will be the culmination of Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar's 'Jan Ashirwad Yatra', which began last month in Kalka.

The BJP chose to hold the rally in Rohtak, which is considered to be the bastion of veteran Congress leader and former chief minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda. BJP national general secretary and Haryana in-charge Anil Jain along with union minister Narendra Singh Tomar Saturday reviewed the preparations and arrangements for the rally.

Tight security arrangements have been made in the wake of the prime minister's rally, officials said. Elections are due in Haryana in October.

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