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PM’s show of strength in Varanasi: Thousands throng mega roadshow

Ahead of filing his nomination from Varanasi on Friday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi held a mega roadshow in the city today. The roadshow stretched over six kilometres from the Lanka area to Dashashwamedh Ghat via Godoliya.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday held a mega roadshow in Varanasi. (Reuters photo)

Young monks are present at Modi's roadshow. (Reuters photo)

Narendra Modi will be filing his nomination from Varanasi on Friday. (Reuters photo)

Supporters of Modi present at a roadshow in Varanasi. (Reuters photo)

Modi pays his respect to by garlanding the statue of Pandit Madan Mohan Malviya outside the gate of Banaras Hindu University. (Reuters photo)

In 2014, when Modi won the seat with 5.81 lakh votes, Ajay Rai, candidate for Congress from Varanasi polled 75,614 votes.

Supporters wave BJP flags during Modi's roadshow before the filing of his nomination papers for the Lok Sabha polls, in Varanasi, Thursday, April 25, 2019. (PTI Photo)

The roadshow stretched over six kilometres from the Lanka area to Dashashwamedh Ghat via Godoliya. (Reuters photo)