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Narendra Modi, Rajnath Singh meet Mohan Bhagwat; Modi also meets Atal Bihari Vajpayee

Saturday, 10 May 2014 - 11:12pm IST | Place: New Delhi | Agency: IANS

BJP prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi and president Rajnath Singh met RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat in New Delhi to "exchange notes" as the Lok Sabha campaign drew to a close. Rashtriya Swayamsewak Sangh spokesperson Ram Madhav told IANS that the meeting between the three leaders was held "late evening" at the RSS' Delhi office Keshav Kunj.

The meeting, which lasted for an hour, was to "exchange notes" on the poll campaign, which came to an end at 6 pm Saturday, said Madhav. The meeting was attended by RSS general secretary Bhaiyaji Joshi as well, added Madhav but did not give any more details.

Modi also met former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee at his residence earlier Saturday. Narendra Modi Saturday said that he had gone to seek the blessings of former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee in Delhi after the end of the poll campaign.

"After addressing final campaign rally came to seek Atal ji's blessings. Had met him when campaign started. Its always special to meet him,"Modi tweeted. The poll campaign for the Lok Sabha elections ended Saturday at 6 pm. The final round of voting in eastern Uttar Pradesh, West Bengal and Bihar will take place on May 12 and the results will be declared on May 16.

Vajpayee has been ailing for a long time. 


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