PM Modi's rally will be held at CBD Ground in Karkardooma in east Delhi. (File)
As campaigning for Delhi Assembly elections intensifies with the date of voting inching closer, Prime Minister Narendra Modi will addresses his first rally in East Delhi's Karkardooma area today. The rally will be held at CBD Ground in Karkardooma around 2 pm.
Ahead of the rally, Delhi Police Commissioner Amulya Patnaik along with other police officials inspected the CBD Ground on Sunday.
PM Modi, who is BJP's star campaigner for the Delhi Assembly polls, will address another rally in southwest Delhi's Dwarka area on Tuesday.
The BJP senior leadership -- led by the party national president JP Nadda and Home Minister Amit Shah -- has been in overdrive ever since the announcement of the Delhi Assembly polls. Amit Shah is expected to address public rallies in Mundka, Sadar Bazaar, Budh Nagar and Greater Kailash.
Voting in all 70 Assembly constituencies of Delhi is to be held on February 8. The counting of votes will take place on February 11.
Here are the LIVE Updates on Delhi election campaigning:
These are the people who are saving those who want to tear India apart. Can the people of Delhi forget this? What was the reason for this? Vote bank politics, appeasement politics: PM Modi
BJP will provide ''pucca'' houses to all poor families by 2022: PM Modi
The BJP-led Central government will provide ''pucca'' houses to all poor families by 2022, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Monday while addressing an election rally ahead of the February 8 assembly polls. The Aam Aadmi Party will continue to stall welfare schemes for people if it is voted back to power, the prime minister said at the rally in Karkardooma.
Modern infrastructure is directly related to the expansion of the industry and creating new employment opportunities. Keeping this in mind, more than Rs 100 lakh crore infrastructure will be built in the country in the next 5 years: PM Modi In Delhi.
The announcement made in the budget about ESOPs in startups will give new energy to the startup ecosystem in the country. We have exempted ESOPs given to employees in start-ups for five years from tax: PM Modi
It is important to get rid of old problems and difficulties, that is what people want, we are following just that, PM Modi in Delhi.
If voted to power, we will speed up development works in unauthorised colonies, Says PM Modi in Karkardooma.
21st century India would be driven by development and not politics of hate. The opposition has a problem that work is being done fast, big decisions being taken one after another. If the pace of development needs to be enhanced, then problems continuing for decades need to be ended: PM Modi.
So much of the work has been done in the country but the government in Delhi doesn't want poor people to live in a house. I feel sad when I see that Pradhanmantri Awas Yojna is not implemented in Delhi just because of Delhi government," says PM Modi.
People who never thought that they will ever be able to get their home registry done in their lives, are now seeing their dreams come true, says Prime Minister Narendra Modi in Delhi.
For Delhi, unauthorized colonies were a big problem for decades. Every political party used it for votes but no one tried to solve the problem. It's our government that solved this problem, Says PM Modi in Delhi.
The vote of the people of Delhi had supported the change in the country, now the vote of the people of Delhi will also change and modernize our Delhi. It will make it safe, make the lives of the people living easier, says PM Modi in Karkardooma.
PM Modi addresses people at Karkardooma
Prime Minister Narendra Modi begins his address with 'Bharat Mata ki Jai.'
Union Home Minister Amit Shah addresses an election rally in Delhi's Mundka.
PM to address a rally shortly
Prime Minister Narendra Modi to address a Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) rally at CBD Ground in Karkardooma, shortly.
No alliance with any other party: Mayawati
Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) Chief Mayawati in Delhi says: "Our party is contesting on almost all of the Delhi assembly constituencies on its own strength. We have not done alliance with any other party in this election."
Plea by 11 Independent candidates against nomination rejection
The Delhi High Court has sought responses of the Election Commission (EC) and the Centre on a plea by 11 Independent candidates challenging rejection of their nominations for the upcoming Delhi Assembly polls.
A bench of Chief Justice DN Patel and Justice C Hari Shankar issued notices to the Centre and the EC seeking their stand on the candidates'' plea, which also challenges a single judge order declining to entertain their petition against rejection of the nominations.
The division bench said it will hear the matter on February 5.
Mayawati to address election rally in Delhi
Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) chief Mayawati is slated to address an election rally at Talkatora stadium in Delhi today.
"BSP is contesting the Delhi Assembly elections without forging an alliance with any party," read a press release from the party.
Arvind Kejriwal holds roadshow Dwarka
Delhi Chief Minister and Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leader Arvind Kejriwal holds a roadshow in Dwarka. Vinay Kumar Mishra is the party candidate from Dwarka assembly constituency.
Sitting in an open jeep, Mr Kejriwal waved and greeted the people here.
Mr Kejriwal, who is seeking election from New Delhi Assembly constituency for the third consecutive time, also held a massive roadshow in Kirari earlier on Sunday.