Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi met senior BJP leader L K Advani and discussed the recent political developments including the split in the NDA.
Modi met Advani at his residence at Prithviraj Road , spent about an hour and left without meeting the media. He also spent more than an hour with ailing former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee at his residence.
Today’s meeting assumed significance as Advani had resigned from key party posts expressing displeasure at being sidelined over the Modi issue.
Mr Modi also met senior BJP leader Murli Manohar Joshi and “Modiji has come to Delhi to express his gratitude over his recent appointment as Chairman of the BJP Campaign Committee at Goa. He has expressed his gratitude and said he is trying to fulfil the responsibility given to him,” Joshi later told reporters.
Modi later chaired his first meeting as head of the election panel when he met BJP national general secretaries.