Bhubaneswar: Ahead of the 2019 elections, Prime Minister Narendra Modi will visit Bolangir on January 15 to attend a public rally of BJP. Earlier, he was scheduled to visit the district on January 16.
Sources said Modi will land at the recently-inaugurated Veer Surendra Sai (VSS) Airport in Jharsuguda at 9:30 AM and will fly to Bolangir in a chopper after that. He will attend BJP’s Swabhiman Samavesh scheduled to be at 11:45 AM. He will later leave for Kerala at 1:45 PM.
This will be PM’s third visit to Odisha in last three weeks. On December 24, Modi inaugurated a new campus of IIT at Argul in Jatni and launched projects worth over Rs 14,500 crore in Bhubaneswar. On January 5, he again visited Baripada in Mayurbhanj district to inaugurate a basket of projects worth over Rs 4,500 crore.
Three days after the PM’s scheduled visit, BJP president Amit Shah will visit Odisha on January 18 to meet booth-level workers in Cuttack.