2024 Lok Sabha Polls: The market of hypothesis is scorching about Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar contesting the 2024 Lok Sabha elections. In the meantime, the Uttar Pradesh unit of Janata Dal United has despatched him a proposal that he ought to give competitors to Prime Minister Narendra Modi within the Lok Sabha elections. The state unit has suggested the Chief Minister to contest from these seats in UP the place he’s anticipated to get a great variety of votes. Nonetheless, there was no response from the central management on this.
UP JDU President Anoop Singh Patel stated that he has proposed to the Chief Minister to contest from Mirzapur, Phulpur or Ambedkar Nagar seat. He says that the inhabitants of Kurmi, Maurya, Shakya, Kushwaha and Saini communities is extra in these areas and the Chief Minister can also be from the Kurmi neighborhood. Together with this, the votes of BJP may also be affected. However, a couple of days in the past, JDU nationwide president Lalan Singh had stated that point will inform whether or not Nitish Kumar will contest the Lok Sabha elections or not.
Anoop Singh additionally stated that if JDU needs to enter nationwide politics, then the celebration ought to enter UP because the celebration will get quite a lot of votes right here. Patel stated the celebration has additionally began a membership drive in Uttar Pradesh to kind an organizational celebration forward of the overall elections. He additionally claimed that JDU is making ready to contest 20 seats in Uttar Pradesh and Chief Minister Nitish Kumar might quickly maintain rallies in Mirzapur and Jaunpur.
The votes of the Kurmi neighborhood play a decisive position in lots of constituencies in jap and central UP and Bundelkhand. Each Mirzapur and Phulpur are near Varanasi. The MP from Mirzapur is Apna Dal (S) chief and Union Minister Anupriya Patel who’s an ally of the BJP. Kurmi have a big inhabitants on this constituency. Phulpur and Ambedkar Nagar have demographic similarities to Varanasi as a result of presence of a big variety of OBCs, higher castes and Muslims.
However, after separating from NDA, Nitish Kumar has began the train of mobilizing the opposition in opposition to the BJP. On this effort, he met leaders of opposition events within the nationwide capital Delhi. Throughout this he met Rahul Gandhi, Sharad Pawar, Arvind Kejriwal, Sitaram Yechury, D Raja, Sharad Yadav and Om Prakash Chautala. Other than this, throughout his go to to Delhi, he additionally met SP chief Akhilesh Yadav and former Chief Minister Mulayam Singh Yadav on the hospital in Gurugram. Mulayam had come right here for therapy.
After this assembly of Nitish Kumar, a banner was put up within the SP workplace in Lucknow, through which the slogan was written with the photograph of Nitish and Akhilesh – “UP + Bihar = Gaya Modi Sarkar.”