Aside from the frequent visits of Union residence minister Amit Shah and the Bharatiya Janata Social gathering’s nationwide president JP Nadda to poll-bound West Bengal, different high BJP leaders and ministers of the Narendra Modi authorities are concurrently making rounds of the state to bolster the get together’s marketing campaign forward of the essential meeting elections slated for 2021.
“It isn’t simply Shah or Nadda. We’re additionally anticipating Prime Minister Narendra Modi to return to West Bengal although nothing has been finalized but. Different central leaders and ministers are in the meantime coming to marketing campaign,” mentioned a senior BJP chief, including that Shah is anticipated to return for every week in January.
On December 20, when the limelight was on Shah, BJP’s nationwide president of the Mahila Morcha, Vanathi Srinivasan, arrived in West Bengal and has been tenting within the state since then. She has been engaged in attending organizational conferences and public outreach applications of the get together.
Whereas Srinivasan is tenting in south Bengal, Union cupboard minister Prahlad Singh Patel made a visit to north Bengal on Tuesday.
“Aside from attending a chai chakra – get collectively over a cup of tea – to achieve out to the individuals and unfold the get together’s message with an eye fixed on the following meeting polls and attending door-to-door griha sampark campaigns, he’s scheduled to handle varied organizational conferences,” mentioned a senior BJP chief.
Uttar Pradesh deputy chief minister Keshav Chandra Maurya was additionally within the state over the weekend.
The get together is placing collectively its largest election equipment ever within the japanese state and as part of it, 294 BJP leaders shall be arriving in Bengal from Delhi and different states to work with the native unit for polls.
They are going to be a part of a 45-member crew to be arrange for every constituency; current district committees will help these groups, a BJP office-bearer mentioned.
“Amit Shah and JP Nadda are anticipated to return to West Bengal each month. The period of their keep is anticipated to get longer as elections draw nearer,” mentioned a senior BJP chief.
Buoyed by its spectacular features within the 2019 Lok Sabha polls the place the get together received 18 of the 42 seats, the BJP has set a goal of successful greater than 200 seats within the 294-member legislative meeting.
Ballot strategist Prashant Kishor, who has been roped in by Trinamool Congress chief Mamata Banerjee, nonetheless, has challenged the BJP saying that the get together won’t be able to win greater than 99 seats of the state’s 294 meeting seats. On Tuesday, PTI quoted Kishor asking whether or not the BJP leaders will stop, in the event that they fail to get 200 seats, a goal set by Amit Shah for the 2021 elections. The Trinamool Congress had received 211 of 294 seats within the West Bengal meeting earlier.
“The BJP central management has imported functionaries from different states since they don’t have religion within the native management,” Kakali Ghosh Dastidar, a three-time TMC MP had earlier mentioned.