Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s visit to Tirupur on Sunday, Chief Minister Edappadi K. Palaniswami will be along with the Prime Minister.
Prime Minister will be flagging off several development projects, the focus will be on the outcome of his participating in the function along with Mr. Palanisamy, and expectations of a politically significant announcement at the venue or shortly thereafter are high.
Coir Board Chairman C.P. Radhakrishnan said that the party unit in Tirupur has appealed to the Prime Minister to sanction a metro rail project connecting Coimbatore with Tirupur.
Arriving from Vijayawada, Mr. Modi is expected to reach the stage for the Government function at 3.05 p.m.
After the Government function, he will move by road to a stage put up nearby by the party for an election rally. Banners saying “Meendum Vendum Modi” (We want Modi again) have sprung up.