Prime Minister Narendra Modi touched down in Surat on Sunday evening on a two-day visit to his home state Gujarat. The Prime Minister led a 12-km-long roadshow from the airport to circuit house. Gujarat goes to polls later this year.
He had arrived straight from Bhubaneswar where the Bhartiya Janata Party concluded its two-day National Executive Meeting.
The roadshow is over, PM Modi has just reached the Circuit house
Apr 16, 2017 8:36 pm (IST)
The saree will cover the entire stretch of the road show depicting schemes launched by the Modi government.
Apr 16, 2017 8:29 pm (IST)
PM Narendra Modi's road show continues, people switch on their mobile flashlights
Apr 16, 2017 8:16 pm (IST)
PM Narendra Modi's road show continues in Surat; bikers rally escorting him to the circuit house
Apr 16, 2017 8:07 pm (IST)
PM Modi is also expected to address a rally in Katargam area
Apr 16, 2017 7:57 pm (IST)
PM Modi waves to thousands of people who have gathered to witness his mega roadshow
Apr 16, 2017 7:39 pm (IST)
Over 10,000 bikers are rallying for PM Modi in mega roadshow
Apr 16, 2017 7:37 pm (IST)
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will inaugurate Kiran Hospital in Katargam, a drinking water scheme in Tapi district, cattle feed plant, and a diamond manufacturing unit in Ichhapur, and irrigation project in Botad.
Apr 16, 2017 7:34 pm (IST)
PM Modi's roadshow from airport to Circuit House
Apr 16, 2017 7:26 pm (IST)
PM Modi was welcomed by Chief Minister Vijay Rupani, Deputy Chief Minister Nitin Patel and other dignitaries
Modi tells BJP national executive there should not be any exploitation of Muslim women. "If there are social evils, the society should be woken up and efforts be made to provide justice."
Apr 16, 2017 4:56 pm (IST)
PM on triple talaq: He said that muslim women should get justice, we do not want them to suffer, says Nitin Gadkari
Apr 16, 2017 4:52 pm (IST)
PM said the EVM issue is latest product of these manufacturing units and we should not focus on such small manufactured issues and focus on the development: Nitin Gadkari
Apr 16, 2017 4:51 pm (IST)
No discussion on the names of President and Vice president as yet, says Nitin Gadkari.
Apr 16, 2017 4:50 pm (IST)
PM Modi's speech at National Executive Meet was also about Jan Dhan, Jal Dhan and Van Dhan: Nitin Gadkari
Apr 16, 2017 4:48 pm (IST)
Nitin Gadkari Press Briefing:
PM Modi appreciated the party president Amit Shah for his great work in Uttar Pradesh and other states, helping the party win.
He also said we should move forward with the formula of New India, now we will not move slowly, but fast.
PM gave the vision of P2 - G2 - pro people, proactive, and good governance.
Apr 16, 2017 4:39 pm (IST)
Sources tell CNN-News18 that PM Modi appreciated the BJP, saying no other party would have suffered and digested so many electoral losses. " But we continued working hard, and today, we are here. This shows our determination," he said.
Apr 16, 2017 4:22 pm (IST)
Prime Minister Narendra Modi is expected to touch down in Surat, Gujarat on Sunday evening. PM Modi will also hold an 11-KM long roadshow in the city.
Apr 16, 2017 4:15 pm (IST)
BJP national executive meeting has just got over.
Apr 16, 2017 3:36 pm (IST)
According to sources, here's what PM Narendra Modi said in his national executive address:
*The Opposition doesn't have any issue to challenge us on
*Units within the Opposition are manufacturing issues. The EVMs issue is one such work of these manufacturing units
*The success of demonetisation is a bigger achievement than the election victory in Uttar Pradesh
*Amit Shah is a case study for political pundits who want to understand the world 'strategy'. What he did in Uttar Pradesh is unprecendented
Apr 16, 2017 3:03 pm (IST)
Prime Minister Narendra Modi is addressing party workers in a closed-door meeting at the BJP National Executive.
Apr 16, 2017 1:26 pm (IST)
The next National Eexecutive meeting of the party is likely to be held in Vijayawada in Andhra Pradesh on July 15 and 16, sources tell CNN-News18's Marya Shakil
Apr 16, 2017 1:23 pm (IST)
Prakash Javdekar addressed a press conference on BJP National Executive Meet in Bhubaneswar. He said:
*This is the first time people are voting for progress, not caste, creed or religion
*Opposition did not support fight against black money and demonetisation, but people showed their support
*Congress did not work for the upliftment of poor and farmers. It used them as votebanks instead
Apr 16, 2017 1:21 pm (IST)
Two resolutions have been passed in BJP's National Eexecutive meet — one thanking PM Modi for the commission on OBCs and another condemning the Congress and other parties for stalling the bill