New Delhi: Political storms have rattled in Delhi between the cold weather. Congress has given Priyanka Gandhi as general secretary and handed over the command of Eastern Uttar Pradesh to the 2019 elections. In East UP itself, PM Modi’s parliamentary constituency Varanasi and Yogi Adityanath’s stronghold Gorakhnath also falls.
BJP’s ally Shiv Sena is also telling the masterstroke this decision and compared Priyanka Gandhi to her grandmother Indira Gandhi. Shiv Sena spokesman Manisha Kainde said, “When Voter will go to vote in the next Lok Sabha election, it will be the image of Indira Gandhi in Priyanka, this is a big thing for Congress, the party will benefit from it.”
Priyanka Gandhi’s entry “Opposition” in opponents
Priyanka Gandhi’s political entry has created a stir in the opposition camp. BJP spokesman related Patra told Rahul Gandhi’s decision to defeat Rahul Gandhi At the same time, BJP’s ally Republican Party President and Union Minister Athavale talked of not making any difference to the Congress’s decision.
Yoga guru Baba Ramdev, who went to attend a program in UP’s Aligarh, described it as an internal matter of the Congress but also warned the BJP of two things. JDU vice-president Prashant Kishor described it as the longest wait in Indian politics.
Rahul Gandhi said – now will be fun
Prior to the 2019 elections, entry in Priyanka Gandhi’s active politics has made newcomers to the Congress workers. Rahul Gandhi, the mastermind behind this decision, has said in his parliamentary constituency Amethi, now it will be fun. Along with that he said that my sister (Priyanka) is capable and skilled. He further said that UP has not sent Priyanka and Jyotiraditya for two months. He has given a mission to fight for the true ideology of Congress in UP, ideology of development to advance everyone.
How big a challenge for Priyanka Gandhi?
Priyanka Gandhi, who has been given the responsibility of the Eastern Uttar Pradesh, will be a big challenge for Priyanka Gandhi. From the Eastern UP, all the BJP veterans fall into the ground. Prime Minister Narendra Modi is a parliamentarian from Varanasi; Gorakhpur is the chief minister Yogi Adityanath area, then state President Mahendra Pandey is MP from Chandauli.
Talking about eastern Uttar Pradesh, there are 21 districts in this region, which have 26 Lok Sabha seats and 130 seats in the assembly. East Uttar Pradesh, especially Bhojpuri speaking belt. The significance of this area can be understood by this fact, so far five Prime Ministers Jawaharlal Nehru, Lal Bahadur Shastri, VP Singh, Chandrasekhar and Narendra Modi have come from Eastern Uttar Pradesh.