PM Modi to file nomination from Varanasi on April 26

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi will file his nomination from Varanasi on April 26 and will be accompanied by the party’s top brass, including BJP national president Amit Shah.

NDA leaders like JD (U) chief Nitish Kumar, Shiromani Akali Dal patron and former Punjab chief minister Parkash Singh Badal, Lok Janshakti Party president Ram Vilas Paswan, Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray as well as many prominent leaders of NEDA will reach the temple city to mark the occasion.

“All senior BJP leaders including all members of party’s parliamentary board will be present with PM Modi in Varanasi on April 26,” BJP president Amit Shah said at a press conference in Varanasi on Tuesday evening.

Modi will file his nomination in Varanasi at around 11:30 am on April 26. Besides that, PM Modi will also hold a roadshow in the constituency a day before filing his nomination on April 25.

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The roadshow will begin at the statue of Madanmohan Malaviya and will end at Dashashwamedh Ghat, passing through Lanka and Madanpura areas of the city, Shah said.

In 2014, Prime Minister Modi contested and won from Vadodara in Gujarat as well as from Varanasi, but retained the latter.

Varanasi will vote in the seventh phase on May 19. The counting of votes will take place on May 23.

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