Lok Sabha Election 2019 Tracker LATEST updates: Over two lakh differently-abled or `divyang’ voters in Maharashtra can use a specifically designed cell app to hunt particular amenities at polling cubicles throughout the subsequent month’s Lok Sabha elections.
Facilities reminiscent of wheelchairs, ramps and transport from dwelling might be rolled out for two,24,162 registered differently-abled voters within the state, PTI reported. “Accessible Elections” is the EC’s slogan, the report quoted an EC official as saying.
The largest group — 37,324 — amongst Divyang voters are these affected by visible impairment, whereas 18,022 voters undergo from handicaps of limbs (reminiscent of not having the ability to stroll), the official added. Maharashtra will witness voting in 4 phases, ranging from 11 April.
The Congress Working Committee (CWC) is scheduled to satisfy on Monday and is prone to focus on the ballot preparedness for the Lok Sabha polls. The assembly might be held on the Congress workplace in Delhi.
According to celebration sources, Congress president Rahul Gandhi has convened the assembly of the best decision-making physique which had its final assembly at Ahmedabad in Gujarat on 12 March.
Samajwadi Party supremo Mulayam Singh Yadav’s title has not been included within the celebration’s record of star campaigners for the upcoming Lok Sabha election.
The celebration on Sunday additionally launched an inventory of candidates. Party chief Akhilesh Yadav is about to contest the essential General Elections from Azamgarh in Uttar Pradesh, whereas the celebration may also subject senior chief Azam Khan from Rampur.
Samajwadi Party president Akhilesh Yadav will contest from the Azamgarh Lok Sabha seat in Uttar Pradesh, the celebration introduced onSunday. An SP launch additionally mentioned the celebration will subject senior chief Mohd Azam Khan from Rampur.
In a press convention on Saturday night, Union minister Ravi Shankar Prasad fired recent salvos at Rahul Gandhi and mentioned, “He is always asking us questions and everyone knows the truth behind it. We would like to put questions to Rahul Gandhi. We want to know what is the source of your income?”
Referring to Rahul’s brother-in-law Robert Vadra who’s being investigated by the Enforcement Directorate, Prasad mentioned, “So far we have seen the Vadra model of development, which is that a man has Rs 6 or 7 lakhs and in two three years, he has Rs 700 to 800 crores of property. We’re witnessing the Rahul Gandhi model of development now.”
The Congress and the Nationalist Congress Party have introduced their alliance in Maharashtra, in keeping with reviews. Congress will contest from 26 seats and NCP from 22 seats . Maharashtra has a complete of 48 seats, the second largest after Uttar Pradesh.
Congress’s sitting MP from Tumkur, SP Muddahanumegowda, has mentioned he might be submitting his nomination from the seat on Monday, reported News18. In the Congress and Janata Dal (Secular) seat sharing deal, the seat had been provided to JD(S) supremo HD Deve Gowda.
Congress chief Rahul Gandhi, talking in Malda, successfully introduced the curtains down on the celebration’s seat-sharing potentialities with the Left in West Bengal. “You have seen the CPI(M), which has been in power through all these years. Its government has brought about no development. The violence that was unleashed then on behalf of an organisation is being done for an individual now,” Rahul mentioned in Malda. The Left Front, of which the CPI(M) is a component had been in talks with the Congress for a seat sharing deal within the state till not too long ago.
Speaking at Malda, Rahul Gandhi reminded voters of Congress MP Mausam Noor who had not too long ago left the celebration and joined Trinamool Congress. “You, who have always voted for the Congress, were cheated by your Congress MP. Remind her of that,” he mentioned, with out taking Noor’s title. Malda has for lengthy been a Congress mainstay.
Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh Yadav reacted to Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s weblog submit on the event of the start anniversary of socialist chief Ram Manohar Lohia and mentioned he puzzled which of the ideas of the chief have been being spoken of by the PM. Calling the celebration schizophrenic, Akhilesh accused them of co-opting some leaders who’re against their core beliefs.
Congress spokesperson Randeep Singh Surjewala on Saturday, hit again at BJP president Amit Shah who raked up Sam Pitroda’s feedback once more and questioned Modi on his message to Pakistan prime minister Imran Khan, which Khan tweeted about final evening. Surjewala mentioned the letter or message has proved that “chowkidar” Modi’s reference to Pakistan as the foundation of all evil is only for the general public and media and requested him to cease writing love letters to Pakistan.
Madhya Pradesh chief minister Kamal Nath has introduced that state’s former CM and senior Congress chief Digvijaya Singh will struggle Lok Sabha polls from Bhopal, popping out of a self-imposed behind-the-scenes presence.
At a rally in Bihar’s Purnea, Rahul Gandhi tore into the BJP authorities helmed by Narendra Modi. “Narendra Modi has stopped Anil Ambani from getting punished in front of your eyes, you are still not angered. Mehul Choksi steals in front of your eyes, you are not angered. Thievery is rampant in front of your eyes, how long will you watch this?” he requested. He added that Amit Shah’s financial institution has given cash to the likes of Nirav Modi.
Speaking from the BJP headquarters in a press convention the place he picked on Sam Pitroda’s feedback on Friday, BJP chief Amit Shah mentioned, “Congress has always used the policies of appeasement. I have no problem with that. The BJP has no problem with that because people know better. But who are they to play vote bank politics over the blood and lives of Indians?”
With the BJP on its fourth record of candidates, the Congress has launched its seventh record of candidates. The newest record declares key candidates who will contest from Telangana, Odisha, Chhattisgarh, Uttar Pradesh, Puducherry, Tripura, Jammu and Kashmir, Maharashtra and Tamil Nadu.
The celebration has left the Srinagar seat to its ally, the National Conference. Veteran chief Renuka Chowdhury will contest the Khamman seat of Telangana, whereas Uttar Pradesh Congress Committee chief Raj Babbar will struggle from Fatehpur Sikri.
Shatrughan Sinha, who has on many events made his disillusionment with the BJP management obvious, was dropped from the NDA’s record of candidates from Bihar on Saturday. Sinha could contest from the seat on a Congress seat. He is prone to be part of the celebration quickly, say reviews.
Nawada MP and Union minister Giriraj Singh will contest from Begusarai. Singh had received from Nawada within the 2014 Lok Sabha election and as reviews had emerged that the chief’s constituency might be modified, Singh had expressed his unhappiness with the choice.
While Lok Janshakti Party chief Ram Vilas Paswan won’t be contesting the Lok Sabha election, the NDA’s Bihar candidates’ record options two of his youthful brothers and his son. His son Chirag will contest from Jamui, Bihar.
The NDA has launched its candidates’ record for the 40 constituencies of Bihar. Santosh Kumar Kushwaha is about to contest from Purnia whereas Ravi Shankar Prasad will contest from Patna Sahib.
Twenty-one years after formally separating from the Congress, Mamata Banerjee-led Trinamool has eliminated the grand outdated celebration’s title from its emblem. The Congress title has been dropped from celebration banners, posters and all communication materials.
The Opposition ‘mahagathbandhan’ in Bihar on Friday introduced its seat-sharing formulation for the 40 Lok Sabha seats within the state, half of which might be fought by Lalu Prasads RJD and 9 by Congress.
Following a press convention by the Congress which sought a Lokpal investigation right into a The Caravan report that alleged bribes of Rs 1,800 crore have been paid by BS Yeddyurappa to the BJP’s prime brass, Union minister Ravi Shankar Prasad lashed out and accused the Congress of making a “web of lies”.
The alleged entries are notes by Yeddyurappa, by which he mentions having paid numerous quantities ranging between Rs 50 crore and Rs 250 crore to BJP leaders Rajnath Singh, Nitin Gadkari, LK Advani and Murli Manohar Joshi.
Former UPA minister, the son of influential Congress chief Jeetendra Prasada and one among Rahul Gandhi’s closest buddies, Jitin Prasada is reportedly becoming a member of the BJP in what might be a giant letdown for the Congress forward of the 2019 General Elections.
The Bahujan Samaj Party has launched its first record of candidates for the 2019 Lok Sabha. Danish Ali, who not too long ago left the Janata Dal (Secular) celebration to hitch BSP, will contest from Amroha.
Finance Minister Arun Jaitley introduced the formal induction of cricketer Gautam Gambhir to Bharatiya Janata Party forward of the Lok Sabha election 2019. Addressing the media, Jaitley mentioned, “We are a cadre-based party now but we also induct people who have excelled in their various fields.”
“Opposition insults our forces time and again. I appeal to my fellow Indians- question Opposition leaders on their statements. Tell them- 130 crore Indians will not forgive or forget the Opposition for their antics. India stands firmly with our forces,” tweeted Prime Minister Narendra Modi after Sam Pitroda’s interview the place Congress’s Indian abroad chief mentioned that whole Pakistan can’t be blamed for 26/11 and Pulwama terror assaults.
Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), on Twitter, mocked Congress chief Rahul Gandhi for suspending a Friday morning press convention. Twitter banter between India’s two main events just isn’t uncommon. There have been a number of events the place each, the Congress and the BJP, have jumped at each likelihood they have to mock the opposite.
Bihar’s Grand Alliance is predicted to announce its seat-sharing settlement at this time for the upcoming Lok Sabha election. The state has 40 Lok Sabha seats. The grand alliance contains Congress, Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD), Loktantrik Janata Dal (LJD), Upendra Kushwaha’s RLSP, Jitan Ram Manjhi’s HAM and Mukesh Sahni’s Vikasheel Insaf Party.
With simply weeks to go for the Lok Sabha election, the BJP on Thursday launched the primary record of candidates that includes political bigwigs together with Prime Minister Narendra Modi, celebration chief Amit Shah, and Union ministers Rajnath Singh, Nitin Gadkari and Smriti Irani.
The Jammu and Kashmir unit of BJP Wednesday alleged that the Congress had conceded to National Conference’s (NC) pro-separatist agenda after the 2 events introduced a pre-poll alliance within the state.
In a pointy retort to BJP, which lauded Prime Minister Narendra Modi for Nirav Modi’s arrest in London, Priyanka Gandhi mentioned,” This is their achievement, who allowed him to leave the country?”
Prime Minister Narendra Modi interacted with 25 lakh safety guards throughout the nation through audio bridge on Wednesday.
PTI quoted Pradipta Bhatacharya as saying, “Talks between Congress and Left Front in West Bengal failed due to Left Front’s reluctance to forge a formal alliance.”
Congress chief Ghulam Nabi Azad and NC patron Farooq Abdullah collectively informed the media that there might be a “friendly contest” between the 2 events on the Anantnag and Baramulla seats.
Farooq Abdullah introduced the seat-sharing deal between Congress-National Conference in Jammu and Kashmir. “Jammu and Udhampur will be contested by Congress, I will contest from Srinagar. We are also discussing the Ladakh seat,” mentioned the NC chairman.
Priyanka Gandhi reacted shortly after BJP staff did a ‘shuddhi‘ as she garlanded the statue of former Prime Minister Lal bahadur Shastri. She mentioned, “It doesn’t bother me, let them do what they want to do.”
While interacting with college students in Imphal, Rahul Gandhi took a pot shot at Prime Minister Narendra Modi over his instructional qualification. “We still have no access to prime minister’s university degree. Nobody knows whether he went to a university or not.”
Priyanka Gandhi visited the ancestral dwelling of former Prime Minister Lal Bhahadur Shastri at Ramnagar, Varanasi.
The Congress General Secretary for Uttar Pradesh East garlanded the statue of Shastri on the ancestral dwelling. She was accorded a heat welcome by celebration leaders upon reaching Varanasi.
After Priyanka left the ancestral dwelling, BJP staff “purify” Shastri statue as a result of the Congress normal secretary had garlanded it.
Clashes broke out between Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and Congress staff on the rally of Priyanka Gandhi Vadra, Congress General Secretary of Uttar Pradesh East on Wednesday. She is at present on the final leg of her three-day Ganga Yatra at Assi Ghat, Uttar Pradesh.
In a contemporary growth in Uttar Pradesh politics, Bahujan Samajwadi Party (BSP) supremo Maywati mentioned that she won’t struggle the Lok Sabha polls, which might be ranging from 11 April.
Meanwhile Rahul Gandhi was addressing a public rally in Imphal. The Congress chief asserted that there might be no encroachment on North East. He mentioned that the grand outdated celebration will struggle to make sure that the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill doesn’t turn into a regulation.
Priyanka Gandhi Vadra hit again at Modi, who earlier wrote a blogpost criticising Congress’ dynastic politics. She mentioned “BJP has systematically attacked each establishment in final 5 years together with the media. PM ought to cease pondering persons are fools and perceive that they see by way of this.
The Samajwadi Party and Bahujan Samaj Party on Tuesday introduced they might contest all 48 Lok Sabha seats in Maharashtra in alliance. Meanwhile, the CPM-led Left entrance introduced candidates for 38 Lok Sabha seats in West Bengal and mentioned it is going to look ahead to Congress’s response on an alliance within the state, earlier than declaring nominees for the remaining constituencies.
At a press convention in New Delhi, AAP Delhi convenor Gopal Rai dominated out an alliance with Congress. He mentioned that the AAP will contest by itself with the assistance of the folks to make sure defeat of the BJP on all of the seats of Delhi. He additional mentioned that celebration chief Arvind Kejriwal will begin a marketing campaign to demand Delhi statehood from 23 March.
Reports declare that Sharad Pawar is enjoying a mediator to carry collectively arch rivals Congress and Aam Aadmi Party in Delhi. After Pawar’s intervention, Delhi Congress chief Sheila Dikshit met with colleagues at her dwelling to rethink a tie-up with AAP – an concept that she has resisted vehemently thus far.
Prime Minister on 31 March, will work together by way of video convention with individuals who have pledged their help to ‘Main bhi Chowkidaar‘ motion, from 500 places within the nation.
Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath on Tuesday mentioned at a Network 18 programme that if Congress chief Rahul Gandhi had been a succesful chief then sister Priyanka Gandhi wouldn’t have needed to enter politics.
“There has not been a single riot in the last two years since the BJP government came to power in the state,” he additionally mentioned.
In its election manifesto, launched on Tuesday, the MK Stalin-led Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam mentioned it is going to attempt to launch all seven of the convicts incarcerated for the assassination of former prime minister Rajiv Gandhi.
The Congress has launched its fifth record of 56 candidates for the Lok Sabha election, together with 22 from Andhra Pradesh and 11 from West Bengal. The record, launched late on Monday evening, additionally included eight candidates from Telangana, six from Odisha, 5 from Assam and three from Uttar Pradesh. Former minister Priya Ranjan Dasmunsi’s spouse Deepa Dasmunshi has been fielded from Raiganj shut on the heels of hypothesis that she was leaving for the BJP.
As many as seven Telugu Desam Party MLAs have defected to the Telangana Rashtra Samithi in Telangana. Another has mentioned he’ll be part of TRS. Three extra Congress MLAs, all veteran Congress leaders, may transfer to the TRS as effectively, reported News18. The Congress has alleged horse-trading by the TRS and has requested for a gathering with the Telangana governor.
The Congress has additionally demanded that Telangana come underneath President’s rule, as they’re within the threat of dropping their key opposition leaders.
Telugu Desam Party (TDP) has launched its third record of 36 candidates for the upcoming elections to the Andhra Pradesh legislative meeting. The election might be held on 11 April.
As the BJP readies its battle plan for the Lok Sabha elections, its first record of candidates is predicted to be launched on Tuesday, after the Central Election Committee of the celebration holds a gathering within the night.
Congress president Rahul Gandhi will deal with an election rally at Itanagar in Arunachal Pradesh and a Pradesh Congress assembly on the Manipur capital of Imphal on Tuesday. He will deal with a public assembly on the Indira Gandhi Park grounds within the Arunachal capital and can then maintain a gathering with celebration leaders and staff at Hotel Donyi Polo Ashok. Later within the afternoon, he’ll journey to the Manipur Pradesh Congress Committee workplace at Imphal, for one more assembly with celebration officers.
Congress normal secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra on Monday began her election marketing campaign in japanese Uttar Pradesh as she visited the ghats of Ganga river in Varansi within the morning. She is about to sail from Prayagraj to Varanasi as Congress plans to attach with the Mallah, Kewat and Nishad communities of boatmen, fishermen and agriculturalists residing alongside the river.
Priyanka mentioned that Narendra Modi is travelling the world over, however he did not come to his constituency. Did prime minister Modi come right here, Priyanka requested the folks as she harassed on her celebration’s declare that the nation and the structure is in ‘hazard’ underneath the BJP authorities.
BJP president Amit Shah is slated to go a BJP Core Committee assembly on Sunday to finalise the celebration’s record of candidates for the Lok Sabha election from Uttar Pradesh, West Bengal, Tamil Nadu, Chhattisgarh, Karnataka, Goa and Rajasthan. The ruling celebration is prone to launch its first record of candidates on Monday. So far, most important rival Congress has already launched 4 lists of candidates for the upcoming Lok Sabha election, which begins from 11 April.
Congress normal secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra is predicted to kickoff her marketing campaign for the upcoming Lok Sabha polls from japanese Uttar Pradesh, Prayagraj and Varanasi, taking the river route to ascertain “direct contact” with folks.
The Samajwadi Party on Saturday determined to subject a sitting BJP MP from Allahabad Shyama Charan Gupta as its nominee from Banda Lok Sabha seat, PTI reported.
Gupta, a number one businessman-turned-politician, was elected to the Lok Sabha from Banda parliamentary constituency in 2004 on a Samajwadi Party tickey. He fought from Phulpur within the 2009 normal election, dropping to his Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) counterpart.
Senior BJP chief Bhuwan Chandra Khanduri’s son, Manish Khanduri, joined the Congress on Saturday at a rally in Dehradun within the presence of celebration president Rahul Gandhi.
Speculation is rife that the Congress would possibly subject Manish Khanduri from Pauri, a Lok Sabha seat held by his father.
The Goa Congress on Saturday wrote to state governor Mridula Sinha, and referred to as on her to dismiss the BJP-led authorities within the state. The Congress alleged that the BJP is a”minority”, and has misplaced the belief of the folks underneath Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar’s rule.
It additional acknowledged that “any attempt to bring Goa under President’s rule will be illegal and will be challenged.”
Union Ministers Sushma Swaraj, Kiren Rijiju, and former Madhya Pradesh chief minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan on Saturday night arrived on the BJP headquarters for the celebration’s Central Election Committee (CEC) assembly. According to ANI, the CEC is predicted to deliberate on candidates for Bihar, Uttarakhand, Assam, Arunachal Pradesh, Manipur, Tripura, Kerala, Andhra Pradesh, Telangana, Maharashtra, Jammu and Kashmir, in addition to the Andaman and Nicobar islands, in its assembly at this time.
Madhya Pradesh chief minister Kamal Nath on Saturday mentioned if celebration colleague Digvijaya Singh needs to contest upcoming Lok Sabha polls, he ought to select the “toughest seat” within the state.
“I have requested Digvijaya Singh that if he wants to contest Lok Sabha polls, then he should do so from the toughest seat. There are 2-3-4 seats from where we have not won elections since the last 30-35 years,” Nath informed reporters.
Congress functionaries mentioned he could have been referring to Bhopal and Indore Lok Sabha seats, each of which have been held by the BJP since 1989. Congress sources mentioned Nath is eager that Singh contest from Bhopal.
Former IAS officer Shah Faesal will launch his political outfit ‘Jammu and Kashmir People’s Movement’ at a operate in Rajbagh space of the town on Sunday. He mentioned the operate might be held at Gindun Ground in Rajbagh.
In a stream of criticism in opposition to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Congress president Rahul Gandhi throughout his rally in Dehradun mentioned he’ll go to the households of the CRPF jawans who died within the Pulwama terror assault in February and slammed Modi for “filming for the National Geographic Channel at Corbett Park”.
Rahul mentioned, “I will be visiting the Pulwama martyrs’ families today. When the terror attack took place, Congress party cancelled all political programmes and vowed to stand with our Armed Forces and the government.”
Congress president Rahul Gandhi on Saturday throughout a rally in Uttarakhand’s Dehradun slammed Prime Minister Narendra Modi over the Rafale challenge. Rahul mentioned, “In Parliament, I questioned Mr. Modi on the Rafale scam. Why was Anil Ambani given the deal? Why did you steal the job opportunities from our youth? Mr. Narendra Modi could not meet my eyes.”
Rahul’s feedback got here quickly after BJP chief BC Khanduri’s son Manish stop the BJP and joined the Congress. He mentioned, “Khanduriji was the Chairman of Parliament’s Defence Committee. He was removed from the position by Narendra Modi, because he raised concerns in the Parliament on national security. There is no place for truth in BJP.”
Senior BJP chief and former Uttarakhand chief minister BC Khanduri’s son Manish Khanduri joined the Congress on Saturday at a rally within the presence of celebration president Rahul Gandhi. Welcoming him into the celebration fold, Gandhi mentioned him becoming a member of the Congress will strengthen the celebration.
Speculation is rife that the Congress would possibly subject Manish Khanduri from Pauri, a Lok Sabha seat held by his father. The former chief minister was eliminated final 12 months as chairman of the parliamentary standing committee on defence.
Senior BJP chief and Allahabad MP Shyama Charan Gupta resigned on Saturday and joined Akhilesh Yadav-led Samajwadi Party (SP). He is about to contest the Lok Sabha election as an SP candidate from the Banda constituency in Uttar Pradesh.
Gupta can be prone to pose a problem to the Congress in-charge for japanese Uttar Pradesh, Priyanka Gandhi Vadra. The Congress has not introduced their candidate for the constituency, but.
The BJP is prone to launch its first record of candidates for the Lok Sabha polls on Saturday, when its central election committee is scheduled to satisfy. The record can have the names of a lot of the candidates for the primary part of polling, which might be held on 11 April in 91 seats.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi, celebration president Amit Shah and different prime Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leaders will attend the central election committee assembly.
Lok Sabha elections will start on 11 April and proceed for over a month until 19 May throughout seven phases, adopted by counting of votes on 23 May, the Election Commission introduced Sunday, kick-starting a mega electoral battle the place the BJP will pitch for a re-election of the Modi authorities amid the Opposition’s efforts for a united struggle to unseat it.
The polling might be held on 11 April, 18 April, 23 April, 29 April, 6 May, 12 May and 19 May for 543 Lok Sabha seats throughout the nation by which practically 90 crore voters could be eligible to vote, Chief Election Commissioner Sunil Arora mentioned. Assembly elections may also be held in Andhra Pradesh, Sikkim, Arunachal Pradesh and Odisha concurrently with the Lok Sabha polls, the CEC mentioned.
However, elections for Jammu and Kashmir meeting have been deferred, the EC mentioned citing safety causes. The state has been underneath President’s Rule after the ruling alliance between the BJP and Peoples Democratic Party fell aside final 12 months.
Political events and leaders have already started campaigning for the massive finals, at the same time as preparations for this very battle has been for the previous two years when state elections have been being touted as “semi-finals”. Just like 2014, two candidates have surfaced because the face of this struggle — Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Congress chief Rahul Gandhi — the 2 opposing camps are rallying behind these two. However, there are different contenders to Rahul, like West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee, former Uttar Pradesh chief ministers Akhilesh Yadav and Mayawati and Andhra Pradesh chief minister Chandrababu Naidu.
Election Commission has formally opened the battlegrounds and within the coming days we are going to observe marketing campaign rallies, sloganeering, commercials, social media and tv debates — something which is consequential for the upcoming polls — to make it simple to navigate by way of all of the politicking which is predicted earlier than 23 May.
Here are some things to notice after EC’s date bulletins:
- All southern states can have voted by the third part, 23 April.
- But West Bengal (42 seats), Madhya Pradesh (29 seats), Bihar (40 seats) and, crucially, Uttar Pradesh (80 seats) vote over a number of phases that keep it up till the final day of voting, 19 May.
- This implies that the well-known ‘hawa’, political chatter that means which manner the wind is blowing, will proceed to construct till the final date.
Mamata commenced her celebration’s marketing campaign for the 2014 parliamentary and 2016 meeting elections on International Women’s Day, 8 March, and this time was no completely different. She led a padyatra (rally) in Kolkata on the event. The TMC, which is vying to play a significant function within the formation of the subsequent authorities on the Centre, has vowed to win all of the 42 Lok Sabha seats within the state. The celebration had received 34 seats within the 2014 normal election. However, the BJP state management mocked TMC’s determination to kick begin its ballot marketing campaign on International Women’s day.
Meanwhile, Rahul kicked off the Congress’ ballot marketing campaign in Assam. The Congress scion attacked the BJP and the RSS, accusing them of “burning” each state within the area. “The BJP-RSS ideology is burning every state in the northeast. They are attacking your lifestyle, culture, language and history,” he mentioned. Gandhi exuded confidence that the Congress will come to energy on the Centre and work in the direction of defending the id of the area.
He has since addressed a rally in Karnataka’s Haveri on 9 March.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi kick-started the BJP’s Lok Sabha marketing campaign in Madhya Pradesh with rallies on 15 and 16 February. Despite struggling a significant loss within the 2018 Assembly elections in Rajasthan, Chhattisgarh, and Madhya Pradesh, the BJP is hopeful to serve a second time period on the Centre. The prime minister has been making public appearances throughout the nation. He visited Uttar Pradesh’s Varanasi, Kanpur and Ghaziabad cities on 8 March. He additionally addressed a rally in Greater Noida on 9 March.
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