As campaigning for the second phase of Lok Sabha elections comes to an end this evening, leaders of political parties have intensified their efforts to woo the voters. 97 constituencies spread over 13 States and one Union Territory will go to polls in this phase on Thursday.
All 39 Parliamentary constituencies of Tamil Nadu, 14 in Karnataka, 10 Maharashtra, 8 Uttar Pradesh, 5 each in Assam, Bihar and Odisha, 3 each in Chhattisgarh and West Bengal, and 2 in Jammu and Kashmir and one each in Manipur, Tripura and Puducherry will be covered in this phase.
Today, Prime Minister Narendra Modi will address four rallies in Odisha and Chhatisgarh. In Odisha, he will hold public meetings in Sambalpur and Bhubaneswar and a road show in Bhubaneswar.
In Chhattisgarh, Prime Minister Modi will also address rallies in Raipur district of the state. Congress President Rahul Gandhi will hold multiple rallies in Kerala today.