Lok Sabha polls 2019: AAP announces candidates for six seats in Delhi
With Lok Sabha elections 2019 just weeks away, the Congress and the BJP are set to hold another set of election-related events today. Catch all live updates on these events here
The BJP and the Congress are holding several events on Saturday with an eye on the upcoming Lok Sabha elections.
BJP president Amit Shah launched a nationwide mega bike rally in Madhya Pradesh. The party on Friday had said that over ten million of its workers will reach out to people across the country and share the "achievements" of the Narendra Modi government with them.
The rally will be carried out in more than 3,500 locations in states, including Uttar Pradesh, Maharashtra, West Bengal, Bihar and Tamil Nadu.
Congress President Rahul Gandhi will be holding a rally in Ranchi along with the leaders of Mahagathbandhan (grand alliance) today.
Gandhi will speak at the party's Parivartan Ulgulan Maha Rally at the Morahbadi ground with leaders of JMM, JVM and RJD, JPCC spokesman Lal Kishore Nath Shahdeo told PTI Friday.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated the Construction Technology India-2019 Expo-cum-Conference in Delhi.
Speaking at the event, Modi hailed Indian pilot Abhinandan Varthaman and said the word "abhinandan" has assumed a new meaning as the IAF Wing Commander showed remarkable poise and calm during his captivity in Pakistan.