Patna: The BJP will formally start its election campaign on Sunday with the social gathering president J.P. Nadda addressing an election rally at Gaya’s Gandhi Maidan for the upcoming Bihar Assembly polls. The BJP, which is contesting 121 Assembly seats of the total 243 seats and giving 11 seats to its unusual ally, Vikassheel Insaan Event (VIP), held its central election committee (CEC) meeting on Saturday, which used to be also attended by High Minister Narendra Modi, Union ministers Rajnath Singh and Amit Shah among others.
Chief minister Nitish Kumar led JD(U) is contesting 122 seats, out of which seven will be contested by ally, Hindustan Aawam Morcha (HAM). NDA ally Chirag Paswan led LJP is contesting by myself.
The BJP election committee for the Bihar polls is also finalising the PM’s agenda for the campaign, with Mr Modi likely to contend with around 20 rallies in the ballot-shuffle affirm. Exuding confidence that the NDA will support energy in the affirm, BJP’s Bihar in-payment Bhupendra Yadav took a dig on the Opposition RJD-Congress-CPI(ML) camp, claiming that Bihar will never give a probability to the “unholy alliance” and return of an era when “class clashes, mayhem and Left extremism” frail to rule the streets.
Mr Yadav also took a dig on the RJD, asserting it is carrying on its reduction the same Congress in opposition to whose policies the regional outfit used to be established by Lalu Prasad Yadav. The social gathering’s ballotslogan for Bihar is, “Jan jan ki pukaar, atmanirbhar Bihar”.
Giving most important parts of Mr Nadda’s day-lengthy shuffle to to the ballot-shuffle affirm, BJP spokesperson Sanjay Mayukh said the BJP president can even shuffle to the accepted Hanuman Mandir in Patna and JP Niwas, where Jayaprakash Narayan lived, sooner than addressing the public meeting in Gaya. Mr Nadda can even meet social gathering leaders and workers in Patna and preside over the election administration committee’s meeting later.