Senior BJP leader and Union Home Minister Amit Shah today spoke to Bihar Governor Rajendra Vishwanath Arlekar over violence in the state and expressed concern on the situation. Sources said that the Center has decided to send three companies of Central Armed Police Force in the state.
Mr. Shah will address a public meeting at Hisua in Nawada district this afternoon. Mr. Shah held a meeting with senior party leaders to chalk out a strategy in view of the forthcoming Lok Sabha elections after reaching in Patna yesterday evening.
Bihar BJP President Samrat Chaudhary said Union Home Minister Amit Shah's visit to Sasaram in Rohtas district has been called off due to the imposition of Section 144 following clashes during Ram Navami festivities in the area.
The Home Minister was scheduled to address public meetings at Sasaram today. The laying foundation stone of building of Shastra Seema Bal in Patna was also cancelled due to unavoidable reasons.
Tight security arrangements have been made in view of programmes of Union Home Minister. (AIR NEWS)