As per schedule, PM Modi will address a rally in West Bengal’s Bankura. While later in the day, He will be seeking votes for the party in Purulia district of the state. While he is also slated to address a rally in Uttar Pradesh’s Azamgarh, Jaunpur and Prayagraj Lok Sabha Seat.
While in Purulia Lok Sabha constituency, PM Modi will galvanize support for BJP Candidate Jyotirmoy Mahato who is facing resistance from TMC nominee Mriganka Mahato, Nepal Mahato of Congress. While CPI(M) has named Bir Singh Mahato.
In Uttar Pradesh, PM Modi will seek votes for party candidates in Azamgarh, Jaunpur and Prayagraj Lok Sabha Seat. BJP for Azamgarh Lok Sabha Seat has named Dinesh Lal Yadav ‘Nirahua’ against Samajwadi Party Chief Akhilesh Yadav.
In Prayagraj Lok Sabha Seat, BJP has fielded Rita Bahuguna Joshi against Rajendra Singh Patel of Samajwadi Party. While Congress has named Yogesh Shukla.
‘Will be addressing five rallies today. Looking forward to sharing NDA‘s development agenda with the people of Bankura, Purulia, Azamgarh, Jaunpur and Prayagraj. Both Uttar Pradesh and West Bengal are witnessing great support towards BJP’, PM tweeted.
Will be addressing five rallies today.
Looking forward to sharing NDA's development agenda with the people of Bankura, Purulia, Azamgarh, Jaunpur and Prayagraj.
Both Uttar Pradesh and West Bengal are witnessing great support towards BJP.
— Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) May 9, 2019
General Elections 2019 is being held across seven phases starting April 11 to May 19. 51 seats under Phase-V voted on May 6. Counting of the votes will be held on May 23. Voting of the remaining 118 constituencies will be held in two phases slated on May 12 and May 19.
Polling in West Bengal’s 42 Lok Sabha Seat is being spread on all seven phases. 17 Lok Sabha seats of the state will go to polls in remaining two phases. While in Uttar Pradesh, polling in 80 seats is spread on seven phases. 27 seats will go to polls on remaining two phases.
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