While the Congress Party announced on Friday that Rahul Gandhi will contest the 2024 Lok Sabha elections from Amethi in Uttar Pradesh, there is still much speculation whether Priyanka Gandhi will run in the polls from Varanasi, the constituency. nominated by Prime Minister Narendra Modi or not.
Commenting on this, Congressman Shiv Sena (UBT), Priyanka Chaturvedi, she said, “If the numbers show that Priyanka Gandhi is running in the Lok Sabha election from Varanasi and she can win from there. , then she will be brought in…”
As for how the INDIA bloc will decide to share seats for the upcoming Lok Sabha elections in 2024, she said it will be decided after detailed discussion on ‘who is best suited for which seat’.
Chaturvedi said, “The INDIA Alliance is taking the lead… The union will discuss who is the best fit for a seat. In the near future, we will announce who will run from which seat.”
PM Modi is not comfortable with the INDIA bloc
In addition, Shiv Sena (UBT) has a mockery of Prime Minister Modi, the way the prime minister has attacked the coalition from Parliament to the Red Fort, it is clear how insecure he can feel.
The Opposition parties met to map out a strategy to present a united front to confront the BJP ahead of the Lok Sabha Election in 2024.
Notably, INDIA or ‘Indian National Development Comprehensive Alliance’ is a group of 26 opposition parties, including Congress. The parties have come together to confront the National Democratic Alliance (NDA), led by Prime Minister Modi’s Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), and prevent the party from winning a third consecutive term in the Center during Lok Sabha elections in 2024.
The first such meeting was held at Bihar’s Patna on June 23 and the second meeting was held in Bangalore of Karnataka on July 17-18.
(With agency input)
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Updated: August 19, 2023, 01:47 PM IST