LIVE: Rajnath Singh files his nomination from Lucknow
Union Minister Rajnath Singh is all set to file his nomination today from Lucknow, offers prayers at the Hanuman Setu Temple
New Delhi, News24 Bureau, April 16: Senior BJP leader and Home Minister Rajnath Singh will file his nomination today. He will file his nomination in Lucknow today afternoon. But before that, the Union Minister will hold a roadshow from party head office to collectorate. But the senior BJP leader first offered prayers in the Hanuman Setu Temple.Senior BJP leaders are expected to accompany him. CM Yogi Adityanath, Deputy CMs Keshav Maurya, Dinesh Sharma along with other BJP leaders Kalraj Mishra and Ramesh Pokhriyal along with many party workers are expected to present in the road show.
The Lucknow constituency is always important as former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Bajpai was elected five times from Lucknow parliamentary seat from 1991 to 2004 and after his retirement, Lalji Tandon carried the legacy in 2009.In 2014 Rajnath Singh shifted from Ghaziabad to Lucknow and won the seat by a margin of around 3 lakh votes. Stay tuned for LIVE updates:
- Rajnath Singh holds roadshow ahead of filing nomination from Lucknow parliamentary seat
-HM Rajnath Singh offered prayers at Hanuman Setu Mandir