Modi to visit families of Patna blasts victims on Nov 2
Patna: BJP's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi will visit Bihar for a second time in a week to meet families of the six serial blasts' victims in different districts tomorrow, a party leader said on Friday.
Modi will board a helicopter on Saturday morning to visit the native villages of all six Patna serial blasts victims in Patna, Kaimur, Gopalganj, Supaul, Begusarai and Nalanda districts, BJP national general secretary Dharmendra Pradhan said.
Modi will meet the grieving families to express his personal condolences to them for the death of their relatives n the serial blasts during BJP's 'Hunkar Rally' in the state capital on October 27 last, and will hand over a cheque of Rs 5 lakh to the families, he said.
The Gujarat Chief Minister's whirlwind tour will begin at 7 am in Patna on Saturday and end at 3 pm in Nalanda district, the BJP leader said.
Incidentally, Nalanda is the native district of Modi's Bihar counterpart Nitish Kumar.
Reacting on the rumours that Congress may name Unique Identification Authority of India Chairman, Nandan Nilekani as its candidate for Prime Minister, JD(U) Leader Shivanand Tiwari said the move could be suicidal for the party.
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