A senior official said the Prime Minister will arrive in morning to attend a few programmes before flying back by afternoon.

The Prime Minister will arrive at the Babatpur airport at 9 am in the morning and reach the BHU helipad from where he will drive to Assighat to attend two programmes, IG, law and order, A Satish Ganesh told mediapersons here.
After returning to BHU, Modi will attend a programme at the Swatantrata Bhawan, the IG said, adding that later he will address a small public meeting at the DLW stadium and take part in two other programmes there before leaving for Babatpur to fly back around 2 pm.
In preparation for the Prime Minister's visit, a coordination meeting of administrative, police and senior officials of other departments has been convened by Chief Secretary Alok Ranjan on December 23, he said.
The Varanasi Police has sent a request for 12 SPs, 8 ASPs, 10 DySPs, 12 companies of the PAC and 5 RAF for extending security for the Prime Minister's visit, he said, adding that the ADG, security has been made the nodal security officer for the visit.

Latest News from India News Desk