Prime Minister Narendra Modi to address rallies in Gujarat today


The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) continues to have an edge over the Congress even though their vote share might be tied at 43 % each, an opinion poll conducted by ABP News and Lokniti-Centre for Studies of Developing Societies (CSDS) projected on Monday.

He will address three rallies in the state.

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"The newly elected mayors will meet the prime minister over tea tomorrow in Delhi".

Of the top posts in the nagar panchayats, the BJP won 100, while the SP won 83 and BSP 45.

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The poll also shows that while the Patidars and Dalits are likely to vote for the Congress, the BJP is likely to bag votes from communities such as the Kolis and the upper castes.

Gujarat is slated to go to polls in two phases - on December 9 and 14. In Amethi and Musafirkhana, where Nagar Panchayat polls were held, the party had not fielded anyone. Then in the February assembly polls, the BJP won 312 seats in a House of 403, which works out to 77 percent. Results will be declared on December 18. The UP civic polls were touted as the first litmus test of Yogi Adityanath after the BJP stormed to power in March. "A big hype has been created by the media that the BJP has bulldozed all its political rivals but the situation on the ground is exactly opposite as the top leaders of the BJP lost ground in urban local body elections", said the SP general secretary Ram Gopal Yadav on Tuesday. "The victory of party has sent positive message among the people who are already admirers of Narendra Modiji". Arjun Modhwadia, a Gujarat Congress leader, said: "The BJP does not have leaders who can win elections, so it bribes or threatens Congress figures".

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"Yogiji is already a star campaigner and our newly elected mayors with their success stories will add to our ongoing campaigning here", Tripathi said.