Patna: The BJP will formally open its election campaign on Sunday with the event 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 recent ally, Vikassheel Insaan Occasion (VIP), held its central election committee (CEC) assembly on Saturday, which used to be also attended by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Union ministers Rajnath Singh and Amit Shah amongst 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 on my own.
The BJP election committee for the Bihar polls would possibly perchance perhaps be finalising the PM’s time desk for the campaign, with Mr Modi doubtless to address around 20 rallies in the ballot-sure reveal. Exuding self assurance that the NDA will support vitality in the reveal, BJP’s Bihar in-charge Bhupendra Yadav took a dig on the Opposition RJD-Congress-CPI(ML) camp, claiming that Bihar will now not ever give a chance to the “unholy alliance” and return of an technology when “class clashes, mayhem and Left extremism” former to rule the streets.
Mr Yadav also took a dig on the RJD, asserting it is carrying on its back the identical Congress in opposition to whose insurance policies the regional outfit used to be established by Lalu Prasad Yadav. The event’s ballotslogan for Bihar is, “Jan jan ki pukaar, atmanirbhar Bihar”.
Giving particulars of Mr Nadda’s day-lengthy consult with to the ballot-sure reveal, BJP spokesperson Sanjay Mayukh talked about the BJP president would possibly perchance additionally consult with the smartly-known Hanuman Mandir in Patna and JP Niwas, the attach Jayaprakash Narayan lived, sooner than addressing the general public assembly in Gaya. Mr Nadda would possibly perchance additionally meet event leaders and workers in Patna and preside over the election management committee’s assembly later.