Prime Minister Narendra Modi will lay the foundation stone for the new buildings of the newly started Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Dharwad on Sunday. He will be accompanied by several senior cabinet ministers, including MHRD minister Prakash Javdekar. After the stone laying ceremony, PM Narendra Modi will address a BJP rally at Gabbur bypass of Dharwad.
The organizing committee led by former CM Jagadish Shettar has been asked to ensure at least 4 lakh people at this rally, where Modi is expected to launch an attack on the state government. It is the first rally of Prime Minister Modi in the state run up to the upcoming parliamentary elections.