BJP President Amit Shah will be campaigning in the northeastern state of Tripura on Sunday ahead of the Assembly elections on February 18.
While addressing a gathering, Shah said,''"We want to change politics of violence in Tripura to politics of development. In Tripura, birth anniversaries of Stalin & Lenin are celebrated but not of Tagore & Vivekanand. Bring BJP govt in the state and within five years we will make it a model state." quoted as saying by ANI.
During his two-day visit to the state, Shah is scheduled to address election rallies in Mohanpur, Chawmanu and Teliamura. He also held a roadshow while travelling from Bamutia to Mohanpur, where he addressed a public meeting.
The northeastern state of Tripura is going to polls on February 18 while the counting of votes will be done on March 3.