Chennai: Union Home Minister and senior BJP leader Amit Shah was accorded a warm welcome by the Tamilnadu unit of the party today upon his arrival in Chennai on a two-day visit.
Folk arts performers thavil and nadhaswaram players priests chanting vedic hymns besides over 2000 cadres assembled at various places welcomed Amit Shah.
In his first visit to Chennai after assuming charge as Home Minister Amit Shah will be meeting State BJP leaders later in the evening.
Over 3000 security personnel have been deployed across Chennai including the private hotel in which Amit Shah would be staying tonight.
Amit Shah is expected to assign responsibilities for them during his interaction with senior leaders today.