PM Modi's second day of election campaigning in Karnataka, will address three rallies today

WION Web Team New Delhi, Delhi, India May 03, 2018, 09.57 AM(IST)

PM Modi. Photograph:( PTI )

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will be addressing three rallies in Karnataka's Kalaburagi, Ballari and Bengaluru today.

He will be addressing a public meeting at Kalaburagi at 12:30 pm at Navodaya Vidyalaya Ground. This will be followed by a public meeting at Ballari at 3 pm at Ballari District Stadium and Public meeting at Bengaluru at 5:30 pm.

PM Modi began his election campaign in the state on May 1 by addressing three rallies in Mysuru, Udupi and Belagavi.

A day after kicking off the campaigning in the state, PM Modi also addressed the farmers in Karnataka via the Namo App.

The prime minister is scheduled to address a total of 21 rallies in the state for the party's election campaigning.

The Karnataka polls are due to be held on May 12. 

The results of the elections will be announced on May 15 for the 225-member state assembly.

The polls will see a heated battle between the ruling Congress and the BJP with the JD(U) determined to play the role of a "kingmaker".