Both of them are expected to attend a function to inaugurate a museum dedicated to Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel here.
Narendra Modi was invited by the Union Minister Dinsha Patel, who is the chairman of the Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel Society, that constructed the museum and invited him to attend the function.
According to reports, the invitation says that the PM will be the chief guest and the Gujarat Chief Minister will be the special guest at the function.
Modi will lay the foundation stone of Sardar Patel's statue on Thurs
Earlier on Tuesday, a war of words broke out between Congress and BJP who were seen fighting over Vallabhbhai Patel's legacy. However AICC General Secretary Digvijaya Singh praised Modi on Twitter saying that 'I compliment Modi for building Sardar Patel's statue at the Sardar Sarovar Dam.
Narendra Modi will also be laying the foundation stone of a gigantic statue of Patel near the Sardar Sarovar Dam on Thursday. Modi has invited Union minister for rural development Jairam Ramesh for the foundation ceremony.<blockquote class="twitter-tweet blockquote"><p>I compliment Modi for building Sardar Patel's statue at Sardar Sarovar. LOH PURUSH who banned RSS for inciting communal violence.</p>— digvijaya singh (@digvijaya_28) <a href="https://twitter.com/digvijaya_28/statuses/395003068263043072">October 29, 2013</a></blockquote> <script async src="//platform.twitter.com/widgets.js" charset="utf-8"></script>