Jammu, March 28: Prime Minister Narendra Modi is all set the Bharatiya Janata Party’s (BJP) poll campaign for the upcoming Lok Sabha elections in Jammu and Kashmir on Thursday.
The grand start of the party’s poll campaign in the region will begin from Modi’s ‘Vijay Sankalp rally’ slated to be held in the outskirts of Jammu city at the Doomi panchayat in Bhalwal, as per news agency IANS sources.
The Prime Minister is scheduled to arrive here at around 4.30 p.m. and will address the rally half an hour later, following which he will return to New Delhi.
During the rally, Modi will seek votes for the two BJP candidates — Jugal Kishore Sharma from Jammu and Jitendra Singh from Udhampur — who are seeking re-election, the sources said.
Polling to the Udhampur seat is scheduled on April 11 while voting for Jammu will take place on April 18.
Meanwhile, elaborate security arrangements have been made at the venue.
An advance security liaison (ASL) team that protects the Prime Minister had already arrived here on Monday.