SRINAGAR: The Bharatiya Janta Party Saturday said that Prime Minister Narendra Modi would visit Srinagar on December 8 and will address an election rally at Sheri Kashmir Stadium.
The BJP in its statement from New Delhi said, “The Prime Minister Narendra Modi is arriving Srinagar in the morning of the December 8 and will hold election rally in Sheri Kashmir Stadium at 12 pm.”
Meanwhile, confirming Modi’s visit, BJP’s publicity and media in charge Altaf Thakur said that the party headquarters has confirmed to them that Modi is arriving here on December 8. “We have received the confirmation from party headquarters,” he said.
The BJP is banking on the Modi wave as this is the first time that the party is contesting on a majority of the seats. The party aims at winning 44+ seats on its own. BJP candidate for Amira Kadal constituency Hina Bhat had said Modi and other top leaders will campaign for their local candidates in the valley.