New Delhi: AAP nationwide convenor and Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal will go to Karnataka, Chhattisgarh, Rajasthan and Madhya Pradesh subsequent month to launch his celebration’s foray into these states which are slated to go to polls later this 12 months.
In line with sources within the Aam Aadmi Get together (AAP), Kejriwal will launch his celebration’s ballot marketing campaign in Karnataka on March 4. The Meeting polls within the southern state, which is presently dominated by the Bharatiya Janata Get together (BJP), are more likely to be held in April-Could.
Kejriwal will go to Chhattisgarh and sound the AAP’s ballot bugle within the Congress-ruled state on March 5.
He’ll launch the AAP’s ballot marketing campaign in Rajasthan, additionally dominated by the Congress, on March 13, the sources stated.
The AAP chief will go to Madhya Pradesh, dominated by the BJP, on March 14 to launch his celebration’s ballot marketing campaign within the state.
The Chhattisgarh, Madhya Pradesh and Rajasthan Meeting polls are anticipated to be held later this 12 months.
“Kejriwal will go to Karnataka, Chhattisgarh, Rajasthan and Madhya Pradesh on March 4, March 5, March 13 and March 14 respectively and sound the ballot bugle in these states,” one of many sources stated.
The Meeting polls in these 4 states could become an attention-grabbing affair with the AAP gearing as much as be a part of the fray, using excessive on its electoral successes in Punjab, Gujarat and Goa final 12 months.
Whereas the Kejriwal-led celebration stormed to energy in Punjab in March final 12 months, it additionally managed to breach the BJP bastion of Gujarat by profitable 5 seats within the state with an almost 13 per cent vote share within the polls held in December.
The AAP additionally gained a toehold in Goa, profitable two Meeting seats within the coastal state final 12 months. The electoral positive aspects in these three states additionally paved the way in which for the AAP to get recognised by the Election Fee (EC) as a nationwide celebration.
The AAP has introduced that it’ll contest all of the seats in Karnataka, Chhattisgarh, Rajasthan and Madhya Pradesh this time though it had didn’t open its account within the final Meeting polls held in these states.
In 2018, the celebration had contested 28 of the 224 Meeting seats in Karnataka, 85 of the 90 seats in Chhattisgarh, 142 of the 200 seats in Rajasthan and 208 of the 230 seats in Madhya Pradesh however didn’t win a single one.
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