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Modi visa: 'Swabhiman' rally on Sunday

March 19, 2005 18:01 IST

Bharatiya Janata Pary president Lal Kishenchand Advani will participate in a 'Swabhiman' rally in Ahmedabad on Sunday to protest against the US decision to deny a visa to Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi, party sources said.

The rally, to be organised by the state unit of the BJP, will be held at the Kankaria football ground.

Also see: Decision based on NHRC's findings: US

National Democratic Alliance partners are also expected to attend, Gujarat BJP president Rajendrasinh Rana said.

BJP activists from all over the state will take part in the rally, he added.

Security has been tightened around the United States Visa Centre in Ahmedabad.

Also see: Modi may address NY meeting via satellite link

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Sub: Swabhiman

Oh Yeah! Killing thousand of innocent lives in Gujarat is called 'swabhiman' , then let them have it.

Posted by Mathew

Sub: Swabhiman rally

BJP leaders are back doing what they do best. Trying to incite people with matters that do not concern any of us. Modi was denied ...

Posted by Sadiq Das

Sub: Swabhiman Rally

It seems that it did not hurt enough to the swabhiman of BJP with visa denial to Mr. Modi that they have organised Swabhiman Rally. ...

Posted by Sandip Harimkar

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dont these guys have something important to do than carrying out a so called swabhiman rally,they seem to have too much time it seems.jinko khud ...

Posted by simi



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