As the BJP and the Congress again face off in an electoral arena, this time in Gujarat, there’s never this form of thing as a dearth of mountainous rallies and meta-narratives, all overflowing into the national discourse, because the campaign positive aspects momentum across the Say.
For the ruling BJP, alternatively, the method is now not restricted to factual that. Away from the mountainous campaign planks is the battle for 36 seats the put the victory margin used to be fewer than 5,000 votes within the previous Assembly elections held in 2012. A senior BJP strategist says the birthday party needs the elections to be fought seat by seat. This is one among the causes, birthday party leaders advise, candidates weren’t declared on Wednesday night after the central election committee of the birthday party met.
“Within the 2012 elections, the Gujarat Parivartan Occasion (GPP), floated by aged Chief Minister-grew to change into-BJP insurrection Keshubhai Patel, used to be within the fray. Within the areas the put it fielded candidates, the victory margin used to be slim. Of these 38 seats with a margin of fewer than 6,000 votes, the BJP won 14, the Congress 22 and the GPP two,” stated a senior chief desirous about crafting the BJP’s election method. “By our review, the GPP had an impact on sixteen of these seats by polling bigger than the margin of victory/loss. The BJP won simplest three of these sixteen seats, one going to the GPP and the rest to the Congress,” the source stated.
“The GPP polled factual three.sixty three% of the vote, but it polled 10,000 votes in 28 seats, and the BJP lost Eleven of these 28 seats.”
The birthday party now feels it has a sexy likelihood to occupy interplay the 12 seats won by the Congress within the past because the GPP is now not within the fray and the anti-incumbency factor in opposition to the Congress MLAs might well presumably also be leveraged.
Nearly 10 of the 38 seats made up our minds by a slim margin of fewer than 1,000 votes and the BJP won simplest one among these seats, with the Congress a success seven.
“Subsequently, whereas the Congress is doing the mountainous rallies and campaign rhetoric and Prime Minister Narendra Modi is yet to hit the walk in Gujarat, for us, it is a seat-by-seat battle of the micro-level contests,” he stated.
Clearly, the BJP believes victory lies within the necessary points.