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Modi, Shah to campaign in Tripura

PM will campaign for BJP in two phases but the schedule has not been finalised yet

Press Trust of India  |  Agartala 

File photo of BJP Party President Amit Shah with Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Photo: PTI
File photo of BJP Party President Amit Shah with Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Photo: PTI

Prime Minister and president will campaign for the party, which aspires to capture power in in the assembly elections scheduled for February next year.

vice-president, Subal Bhowmick said Shah will arriving here by December 15 and Modi will visit the state after declaration of the poll schedule.


The PM will campaign for in two phases but the schedule has not been finalised yet, he said.

The decision to go for extensive campaign was taken in the state core committee meeting attended by the party's general secretary, Ram Madhav, central observer Sunil Deodhar and state party president Biplab Deb on Monday.

will start its poll campaign in the state from November one with rallies and pada yatras in the constituency and state leves, he said.

Bhowmick said in the 2013 assembly in the state around 49,000 fake names of voters were included in the final electoral rolls and has conveyed its concern over it to the Sriram Tarunikanta. "We are careful this time to ensure error-free electoral rolls.

First Published: Tue, October 17 2017. 22:27 IST
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