BJP President JP Nadda to Begin 2-Day Manipur Visit from Today


 Guwahati: National BJP President JP Nadda is scheduled to arrive in Manipur today at around 12 noon for  a two-day visit, as the northeastern state gears up for the assembly elections, which are likely to take place early next year.

Nadda will proceed towards a booth president’s residence at Utlou village, and is expected to reach there by 1:15pm.

The BJP president will then address a public meeting in the village at 2:30pm, his office said. This will be his final engagement for the day.

On the second and final day of his visit on Sunday he will begin his day by visiting Shri Govindajee Temple at 8:15am, and, at 11am, inaugurate the BJP’s office in Imphal.

His final engagement on the tour will be an interaction with achievers and prominent celebrities at the City Convention Centre, at 3:30pm.

Ahead of Nadda’s arrival, chief minister N Biren Singh, on Friday, carried out an inspection of the venues that are scheduled to host his party chief.

Taking to his Twitter Singh wrote, “Went out for an on-site inspection of the preparation for Shri @JPNadda Ji’s visit to Manipur. The people are eagerly waiting to give a rousing welcome to Shri JP Nadda Ji.”