Lok Sabha Election Updates: PM Modi takes part in Ganga Aarti, set to file nomination tomorrow
New Delhi, Apr 25: Prime Minister Narendra Modi holds a mega roadshow, a day before he files his nomination papers from this Uttar Pradesh constituency.
The PM's roadshow will pass through the main areas of the temple town before culminating at Dashashwamedh Ghat where he will participate in "Ganga Aarti".
Among the allies attending the event are Bihar chief minister and JDU chief Nitish Kumar, Shiromani Akali Dal leader and former Punjab CM Parkash Singh Badal, Lok Janshakti Party leader Ram Vilas Paswan and Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray. Union ministers Sushma Swaraj, Piyush Goyal, J P Nadda and Nitin Gadkari are also likely to attend, party leaders said.
Meanwhile, putting to rest speculation of Priyanka Gandhi contesting the Lok Sabha elections against Narendra Modi, the Congress on Thursday fielded Ajay Rai from Varanasi seat.
The Aam Aadmi Party released its manifesto for the 2019 election, with the focus on full statehood for Delhi.
A majority of the total 543 Lok Sabha constituencies have voted in this election. Now, all eyes are on the seats that head for polling in Phase 4 on Monday - April 29.