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BJP president Amit Shah reaches Odisha

Bhubaneswar: Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) national president Amit Shah arrived at Biju Patnaik Internationl Airport here to inaugurate and address the national executive meet of the party's women's wing in Puri today.The BJP president was welcomed by Union Petroleum Minister Dharmendra Pradhan, BJP State president Basant Panda and other party workers.Shah landed at the Bhubaneswar airport in a special flight at around 11.30 am. Several ASHA workers, who were also present at the BPIA gave a rousing welcome to Shah.The BJP President would interact with office bearers of the Mahila Morcha on a number of issues during the meet which is set to prepare a roadmap for women empowerment in the country, particularly in Odisha.Shah's tour comes two days after Prime Minister Narendra Modi visited Odisha on Saturday and launched several projects including inauguration of a new airport in Jharsuguda and commencement of revival work for Talcher Fertiliser Plant. 

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