Assam: Amit Shah, Rajnath Singh to address election rallies today

Last Updated: Sunday, 14 March 2021 (10:55 IST)
Guwahati: As the poll campaign intensifies in poll-bound Assam, Home Minister and Defence Minister will address separate election public rallies in the state.

In Assam, Amit Shah will address public meetings at Margarita at 12:30 pm and Nazira at 2 pm, after which he will then leave for West Bengal.
 
According to the official Twitter handle of Rajnath Singh, the Defence Minister will address a rally in Biswanath at 12:25 pm, then address a public meeting in Gohpur at 01:40 pm following a public meeting in Deragaon at 3:05 pm in today.
 
Mr Singh, along with Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Union Home Minister Amit Shah, and BJP chief Jagat Prakash Nadda are among 40-star campaigners of the BJP for Assam Assembly elections.
 
Polling for the 126-member Assam assembly will be held on March 27, April 1 and April 6. The counting of votes will take place on May 2.
 
BJP has announced the first list of 71 candidates for Phase-I and Phase-II 2021. Of the 71 candidates, the party has given tickets to 11 new candidates. (UNI)