Nitish Kumar hints at NDA's rally in Patna ahead of Lok Sabha polls in March, claims Narendra Modi will participate

Patna (Bihar): Ahead of the Lok Sabha elections, the National Democratic Party (NDA) is likely to hold a massive rally at Patna in the first week of March.

File photo of Bihar chief minister Nitish Kumar. PTI

File photo of Bihar chief minister Nitish Kumar. PTI

While addressing a press-conference in Patna, Bihar chief minister Nitish Kumar, on Monday indicated that NDA may hold a rally at Patna in which Prime Minister Narendra Modi is expected to participate.

"I have also heard that NDA may hold a rally here in Patna in which the prime minister is also expected to participate," said Kumar.

Meanwhile, Congress will hold a massive Jan Akansha rally in Patna's Gandhi Maiden on 3 February in which Congress president Rahul Gandhi will participate and host the allies.

On Saturday, All India Trinamool Congress (TMC) organised an anti-BJP rally in Kolkata which was attended by the leaders of nearly 20 Opposition parties.

Former Prime Minister HD Deve Gowda, Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) chief Sharad Pawar, Samajwadi Party (SP) chief Akhilesh Yadav, Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu were among others who attended the rally.

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Updated Date: Jan 21, 2019 18:37:30 IST

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