Vadodara: A tea vendor and a member of city's royal family will sign as supporters when BJP Prime Ministerial nominee Narendra Modi files his nomination papers from Vadodara Lok Sabha seat on Wednesday.
“Tea vendor Kiran Mahida and and a member of city's royal family Shubhanginidevi Raje-Gaekwad will sign as supporters when Modi files his nomination papers from this seat on Wednesday,” Saurabh Patel, BJP in-charge for seat and Gujarat Energy Minister told reporters here today.
Two other supporters - Nila Makrand Desai, wife of late BJP national secretary Makarand Desai and first president of the city's party unit Bhupendra Patel will also sign Modi's nomination form, he added.
“On the 9th I will file my nomination papers for Vadodara Lok Sabha seat,” Modi, wrote on twitter. Wednesday is the last day of filing of nomination form in the state, which will witness single-phase polls on April 30 to elect representative for 26 Lok Sabha constituencies.