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Lok Sabha elections: Important political events of the day

Updated: May 23rd, 2024

Source: IANS

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will address public meetings in Haryana and Punjab today for the ongoing Lok Sabha election. 

In Haryana, Prime Minister Modi is scheduled to address a public meeting in Bhiwani-Mahendragarh at 2 pm. Later at 4:30 pm, he will address another public rally in Punjab’s Patiala.

Major political developments that will unfold across the country today:

  • Union Home Minister Amit Shah will address four public meetings in Uttar Pradesh – one in Siddharthnagar at 12:15 pm, another in Sant Kabir Nagar at 1:30 pm followed by another public rally in Ambedkar Nagar at 3 pm. Later, he will also address a public meeting in Pratapgarh at 4:15 pm.
  • BJP President J.P. Nadda will address public meetings in Odisha – one in Mayurbhanj at 11:10 am, another in Bhadrak at 1 pm, a third public rally in Jajpur at 2:35 pm and later a fourth public meeting in Jagatsinghpur at 4:10 pm.
  • Congress leader Rahul Gandhi will visit Delhi and address public meetings – in North East Delhi’s Dilshad Garden area at 10:30 am and another in North West Delhi’s Mangolpuri area at 12:30 pm.
  • Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister and BJP leader Yogi Adityanath will address public meetings in Odisha and Bihar
  • From Odisha, he will address public meetings – in Puri at 11:40 am and in Kendrapara at 1:05 pm. In Bihar, the Uttar Pradesh chief minister will address public meetings – in Motihari (East Champaran) at 4:05 pm and at 5 pm in West Champaran.
  • Samajwadi Party National President and former Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav to address public meetings – in Pratapgarh at 12:45 pm, in Jaunpur at 1:50 pm and Machhlishahr at 3:15 pm.
  • Congress National General Secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra will hold a roadshow in Haryana’s Sirsa at 8:30 am in support of Congress candidate Kumari Selja.
  • Defence Minister Rajnath Singh will hold a roadshow in support of BJP candidate Kamaljeet Sahrawat from the West Delhi Lok Sabha constituency at 9 am.
  • Union Minister and BJP leader Smriti Irani will hold a roadshow in support of BJP candidate Harsh Malhotra from East Delhi Lok Sabha seat at 2 pm.
  • Rajasthan Chief Minister Bhajan Lal Sharma will attend and address a youth mega convention at 12 pm in Uttar Pradesh’s Deoria.
  • Assam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma will address public meetings in Odisha – at Sambalpur, Deogarh, Champua and Badamba.
  • Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar will address a public meeting at 11:45 am in Buxar district.
  • Bahujan Samaj Party supremo Mayawati to address public meetings at Mirzapur in Uttar Pradesh and Buxar in Bihar.
  • BJP leader Varun Gandhi will campaign for his mother Maneka Gandhi from Uttar Pradesh’s Sultanpur Lok Sabha seat.

(This story was taken from a syndicated feed, and edited only for style by Gujarat Samachar Digital staff)

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