Punjab elections 2017: PM Modi to address rally in Jalandhar
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will be visiting Punjab on Friday to lead the election campaign of the Akali-BJP coalition.assembly elections Updated: Jan 27, 2017 10:50 IST
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will be visiting Punjab on Friday to lead the election campaign of the Akali-BJP coalition.
He will address a rally in Jalandhar today and another in Ludhiana on January 29.
Besides, Union ministers Arun Jaitley, Ramlal, Narendra Tomar and Avinash Rai Khanna will campaign for the BJP candidates.
The BJP’s Punjab manifesto focuses on implantation of the Goods and Services Tax (GST).
The manifesto focuses on physical infrastructure, poverty elimination, education and health care.
The BJP’s manifesto for Punjab includes free education till PhD for girls belonging to economically weaker sections and job for every family.
Punjab will vote on February 4 and the counting will take place on March 11
First Published: Jan 27, 2017 10:48 IST