Amit Shah in Chennai: Home Minister Breaks Security Protocols Soon After Landing in the CityHome > News Shots > Tamil Nadu news
Union home minister Amit Shah reached Tamil Nadu's Chennai city on Saturday where he will take part in three events. As per his schedule for Chennai, the home minister will first pay floral tributes to MG Ramachandran and former chief minister, late Jayalalithaa at 4:30 pm.
Soon after that, Shah will inaugurate and lay the foundation stone for various development projects worth Rs 67,000 crore, including Phase 2 of Chennai Metro Rail. Then at around 6:00 pm, he will meet office-bearers and district presidents of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in Tamil Nadu.
As per Hindustan Times reports, Amit Shah is expected to discuss Tamil Nadu elections which are due next year. He is currently on a two-day visit to Chennai.
Minutes after landing in Chennai, Amit Shah sprang a surprise when he virtually broke protocol to get out of his vehicle and walk on the busy GST Road outside the airport to greet supporters.
After exiting the airport, the Home Minister's car suddenly stopped and the BJP veteran got out, before walking a short distance, waving at a large number of BJP and AIADMK workers who had gathered to receive him with their respective party flags.
On his arrival from Delhi, Shah was received by Tamil Nadu Chief Minister K Palaniswami, his deputy O Panneerselvam, senior cabinet members and BJP State President L Murugan among others, before proceeding to the city hotel where he will stay for the two days.
For Amit Shah's arrival and visit, a heavy security cover has been provided in the city; he has possibly come to discuss Tamil Nadu elections before leaving on Sunday morning.
Schedule of public programmes of Union Home Minister Shri @AmitShah in Tamil Nadu.
மத்திய உள்துறை அமைச்சர் திரு.அமித் ஷா அவர்களின் நிகழ்ச்சி நிரல் pic.twitter.com/kz9ISBsHcP— Office of Amit Shah (@AmitShahOffice) November 20, 2020
It is always great to be in Tamil Nadu. Thank you Chennai for this love and support. https://t.co/pxl5EaZ6on— Amit Shah (@AmitShah) November 21, 2020
விமான நிலையத்தில் இருந்து நடந்தே அமித்ஷா வெளியில் வந்தார். சாலையின் இருமருங்கே ஆயிரக்கணக்கில் குவிந்திருக்கும் பாஜக தொண்டர்களை பார்த்து கையசைத்து நடந்து கொண்டே சாலையில் வருகிறார்.#TNwelcomesAmitshah@CTRavi_BJP @Murugan_TNBJP @AmitShah pic.twitter.com/93DFHWjLJ0— BJP Tamilnadu (@BJP4TamilNadu) November 21, 2020
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