Kakinada: MLC Somu Veerraju, a member of the BJP national secretariat, said that a celebration would be held on July 15 and 16 at Visakhapatnam, to celebrate three years of the party’s rule at the Centre.
He added that Prime Minister Narendra Modi and party national president Amit Shah would participate in the event.
Speaking to reporters on Monday, he said that a meeting of the party’s state executive body would be held on June 2 and 3 at Visakhapatnam, to discuss the arrangements for Mr Modi’s tour. He said that Nirmala Sitharaman, the Union minister of commerce, would visit Kakinada on June 13, and Amit Shah would tour Vijayawada, Visakhapatnam and Rayalaseema on August 25, 26 and 27. He will also visit five other districts in September, to strengthen the party in Andhra Pradesh.
Mr Veerraju said that party leaders would tour their respective districts between June 15 and July 15, to talk about Central Government schemes and Mr Modi’s visit.