Home minister Amit Shah in Chennai updates – Inaugurate Development Projects, Ready for discussion on work done
Union Home-Minister Amit Shah arrive in Chennai on Saturday where he would participate in 3 events.
Amit Shah will 1st pay floral tributes to MG Ramachandran and former Chief Minister,
late Jayalalithaa at 4:30 pm as schedule for Chennai release by Shah from his office.
10 minutes later, Shah will inaugurate,
and set the substructure stone for development projects worth Rupees 67000 crore,
including Phase two of the Chennai Metro Rail.
Eventually, at a time 6 pm, he will meet Bharatiya Janata Party – BJP office bearers and district presidents in Tamil Nadu,
and is expect to discuss Tamil Nadu elections to be held next year.
He is at 2 day visit for Chennai.
At the airport, Shah was greet by TN CM K Palaniswami, his deputy O Panneerselvam,
senior cabinet member and BJP state president L Murugan, among others.
As Amit Shah’s convoy exit the airport, the Home Minister surprise when he broke protocol,
get outside of the vehicle & walk on the busy running GST road outside the airport to greet the supporters.
He warmly welcome the enthusiastic supporters at the airport since morning.
Home minister visit come at a time when tensions with the,
BJP’s southern partner All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam –
AIADMK over the former’s Vetrivel Yatra victorious spear march are tense.
The state govt. has refuse permission, citing Covid-19 epidemic restrictions,
and the AIADMK mouthpiece called it divisive.
However, BJP members have continue to travel across TN since 6th November,
with arrests and subsequent restraint from leaving.
An important consultative meeting also held on Friday,
where the BJP show reluctance to accept Chief Minister Edappadi Palaniswami –
as a candidate for the top job in the 2021 assembly election, a party leader on condition of anonymity said.
Recent month, after days of internal power fights,
Panneerselvam officially announce Palaniswami as the AIADMK’s chief ministerial candidate.
A tight security cover has provide in Chennai for Amit Shah’s visiting. He will go for New Delhi on coming Sunday.