BJP to hold reception ceremony for PM Narendra Modi, Amit Shah in Ahmedabad

BJP's Gujarat unit has organised a ceremony next week to felicitate Prime Minister Narendra Modi and party president Amit Shah who will be visiting their home state for the first time after assuming their respective responsibilities.

PTI| Updated: Sep 13, 2014, 18:49 PM IST

Ahmedabad: BJP's Gujarat unit has organised a ceremony next week to felicitate Prime Minister Narendra Modi and party president Amit Shah who will be visiting their home state for the first time after assuming their respective responsibilities.

"For the first time after assuming their respective positions, both Modi and Shah are visiting Gujarat. It is a matter of great joy for all the party workers. Thus we have organised a programme to felicitate them," a BJP spokesperson said on Saturday.

As per the schedule released by the BJP unit, the reception ceremony will start at 4 PM on Tuesday.

Modi is expected to land at Ahmedabad airport on Tuesday afternoon for his scheduled meeting with Chinese President Xi Jinping the next day.

The organisers have invited all top party leaders of the state and districts, including executive committee members, party office-bearers, MPs, MLAs, corporators, chairmen of different boards and corporations, members of district and taluka panchayat and conveners for the function.