BHUBANESWAR: Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Union Home Minister Amit Shah, and Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath will visit Odisha soon. After the completion of the BJP national council meeting, the central leaders will start visiting Odisha ahead of the elections, Senior BJP leader Jayanarayan Mishra informed.
The leader of Opposition in the state assembly Misha said that twenty-one national leaders of the BJP will campaign in the 21 Lok Sabha seats in Odisha ahead of the elections. He also said that central and state leaders would be made in charge of all the 147 assembly segments.
"Twenty-one central leaders will visit the state's 21 parliamentary constituencies ahead of the general elections. Central and state leaders will be made in-charges of the 147 assembly constituencies in the state," Mishra told reporters here on Friday, adding that the decisions were taken at a recent meeting in Delhi.
He said the party is focusing on strengthening its base at the booth level and assembly constituency-specific strategies are being formulated to defeat the ruling BJD.