Bhubaneswar, Dec 6 (LocalWire) With Odisha assembly polls and General Elections 2019 round the corner, Prime Minister and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) poster boy Narendra Modi and Congress president Rahul Gandhi will visit the state in December.
BJP Odisha in-charge Arun Singh on Thursday told reporters Modi will attend a mega public rally at Khurda on Dec 24.
The rally will be organized as a part of BJP’s ongoing ‘Jana Paramarsa’ campaign, where the party is hosting public meetings across the state to highlight the alleged failure of the Biju Janata Dal (BJD) government.
On the other hand, Odisha Pradesh Congress Committee (OPCC) chief Niranjan Patnaik said Rahul Gandhi is scheduled to visit the state last week of December.
“Rahul Gandhi will come here on a two-day visit – either on Dec 22-23 or Dec 27-28. The exact dates will be announced soon,” said Patnaik.