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Hyderabad sources added that BJP president Amit Shah arrived yesterday on a day long visit to hold consultations with party leaders on the strategy for the 2019 Lok Sabha and the Telengana Assembly elections. Meanwhile sources said during his visit, Shah is also likely to meet some RSS leaders.
As per report the BJP chief was accorded a warm reception by the party's state unit after he landed at the Begumpet airport and earlier was scheduled to make a speech but did not do so. Later Shah gave a road map to the state unit for the elections and his visit will give a boost to the party, state BJP president K Laxman had said earlier. Meanwhile the legislative assembly elections in Telanagna would be held simultaneously with the Lok Sabha polls next year.
Moreover the party currently has one Lok Sabha member (out of a total 17
seats) and five MLAs in the state. Laxman said “The BJP aims to come to power
in the state and also increase the tally of Lok Sabha seats to double digits”. Moreover
Shah is likely to meet a few prominent personalities, including star shuttler
Saina Nehwal, as part of the party's 'Sampark for Samarthan' campaign.