BHUBANESWAR: The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) president Amit Shah will be on a two-day visit to Odisha starting on Wednesday. He will take part in various programmes concerned to the state.
During his visit, the BJP chief will address a public meeting at Lal Bahadur Shashtri Stadium, Bhawanipatna in Odisha's Kalahandi district.
Later in the day, Shah will visit Maa Manikeshwari Temple located in Kalahandi district for darshan and puja of the deity.
He will also address a Vistarak Meeting and Core-Group Meeting at Hotel Bhagirathi Inn, Bhawanipatna.
In the evening, Shah will address a meeting of the State Core Group, State Office Bearers, Parliamentary Constituencies, District In-charge, District President, State Morcha General Secretary and all MLAs at Hotel Bhagirathi Inn.
On Thursday morning, Shah will visit Saintala village in Baniband of Odisha's Balangir district. Later, the BJP president will visit Degaon village also located in the Balangir district.
Following this, Shah will address a Yuva Maha Samavesh at Kaushal Kala Mandal field, Balangir. He will then attend the bhoomi pujan of the BJP's Balangir district office.
The BJP has emerged as the strongest challenger to the ruling BJD in the state of Odisha in the last few years replacing Congress.