Friday: Amit Shah, the Union Home Minister, arrived in Lucknow to kick begin the BJP’s massive membership campaign ahead of the 2022 Uttar Pradesh Assembly Elections. The Home Minister was seen arriving at the Lucknow Airport, where he was met by Yogi Adityanath, the Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister. According to insiders, Amit Shah will visit the Defence Expo Ground at first. He will inaugurate the membership campaign there and after that, her will address a meeting with the party workers at the Indira Gandhi Pratishthan.
An internal survey of potential applicants will also be discussed at the meeting. The names of the candidates will be announced based on the results of the survey. In Uttar Pradesh, Amit Shah is up against an uphill battle to lay out a winning strategy. Amit Shah has begun planning how to win the state of Uttar Pradesh.
The BJP is running a 15-day campaign in the state from October 17 to October 31 as part of their Assembly election plan. According to BJP vice president Vijay Bahadur Pathak, a total of 24 meetings and conferences with senior party leaders will be held until January 2022, followed by 100 more programmes in 100 days.
For the high-octane struggle, the saffron party is leaving no stone untouched. Dharmendra Pradhan, Anurag Thakur, Arjun Ram Meghwal, Shobha Karandlaje, Annapurna Devi, Saroj Pandey, and Vivek Thakur have been named as election in-charges and co-in-charges for the UP elections in 2022.
Following his visit to Lucknow, the Home Minister is slated to kick off the BJP’s election campaign in Uttarakhand with a rally on October 30. Earlier on Wednesday, a review conference was held at the BJP headquarters in Uttarakhand to assess Shah’s rally preparations. Shah will also inaugurate the state government’s Mukhyamantri Ghasyari Kalyan Yojana in Dehradun, as well as the PACS computerization, according to Uttarakhand Minister Dhan Singh Rawat. The show will be broadcast live to the state’s 670 primary agricultural credit societies and 292 cooperative banks. Following that, he will publish the departmental journal Sahakar Se Samriddhi and will publish a book.
In the meantime, Prime Minister Narendra Modi is expected to visit the poll-bound state in mid-November, nearly a week after Home Minister Amit Shah. PM Modi will visit the Kedarnath shrine in Uttarakhand on November 5, a day after Diwali. He’ll also dedicate a number of other development projects in the state before offering prayers.