UP elections 2017 Live: After PM Modi, Akhilesh and Rahul begin their roadshow in Varanasi

Rahul Gandhi and Akhilesh Yadav are campaigning for the last phase of Uttar Prasedh assembly elections

Hours after a massive show of strength by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav and Congress Vice-President Rahul Gandhi have also begun their roadshow in Varanasi and poll campaign  for last phase of Assembly elections in Uttar Pradesh.

A galaxy senior leaders like Ghulam Nabi Azad, Raj Babbar, Deependra Hooda, Jitin Prasada, Dharmendra Yadav and workers from both parties are also participating a 10-km long roadshow.  The leaders will have offer their prayers at the end of the roadshow. Earlier, Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s roadshow drew huge support , he later went to Kashi Vishwanath temple and Kal Bhaiarv temple.

Here are the live updates

4:15 PM: Akhilesh Yadav’s wide Dimple Yadav joins poll campaign

4:10 PM: PM’s roadshow from BHU to Kashi Vishwanath violation of poll code of conduct

4:00 PM: SP is contesting on 2 out of 5 seats under Varanasi LS, while Cong has fielded candidates on 3 seats.

3:30 PM: