Today PM Modi Visited Surat and his appearance made whole of the city with bright lights and warm welcome of thousands of people. He is in Surat for a two-day tour after finishing up the BJP National Executive in Odisha. This is his eighth visit in nine months to his home state, which is going to polls in November.
The homecoming was with huge television screens, flags, flashy lights, bright faces and 10,000-bike cavalcade on roads lined with spectators. There was a special road show for modi and it turned out to be the most cherished roadshow and colourful than the recent ones in Delhi and Odisha. The Prime Minister's entry was in a SUV, standing and waving through its sun-roof, as the frenzied crowds through the 11-km route from airport to the circuit house chanted his name and greeted with blessings.
This rally cum welcome of PM modi to his home state ahead of the elections went exceptionally well, the roadshow turned out to be a show of strength for the BJP in the backdrop of the Patidar agitation. Thousands of people came together and lined the sidewalks of the route that the Prime Minister took, waiving all way long people chanted his name. The entire stretch from the Surat airport to the circuit house was full of thousands of people and all government and commercial buildings along the route were illuminated.
According to reports for the next two days, PM Modi will inaugurate several functions and a hospital too and some irrigation projects, the Prime Minister will also address a rally in Katargam area soon, which also have a significant percentage of Patidar population.