Ballot strategist Prashant Kishor has enrolled as a voter of south Kolkata’s Bhabanipur constituency from the place Trinamool Congress leader Mamata Banerjee will contest the approaching bypolls on September 30.
Kishor, whose outfit I-PAC will information the Bengal leader minister until the 2024 elections the place she foresees a united opposition taking at the BJP behemoth, has already voted for the TMC within the April Bengal polls and would possibly lend his improve to Banerjee as soon as once more.
The problem quickly received political traction because the BJP puzzled the desire for an “outsider’s” improve. Taking to Twitter, Saptarshi Choudhury of BJP mentioned: “Eventually Prashant Kishor turns into Bhabanipur voter. Benglar daughter desires outdoor voter? Other folks of Bengal need to know.”
The transfer by means of the political strategist who hails from Buxar and remains in Delhi left many scratching their heads.
Alternatively, resources advised Politicalintegritynow.com that Kishor turned into a voter of Bhabanipur in March this 12 months and had already forged his vote for meeting polls. They added that for the previous two years, Kishor was once a normal fixture in Bengal and held a number of conferences with Mamata Banerjee and Abhishek Banerjee in Bhabanipur. He was once meant to be in Bhabanipur on election day too and therefore turned into a voter. Curiously, this time the candidate is Mamata Banerjee with whom he stocks just right members of the family.
Within the ballot marketing campaign, TMC’s major focal point was once to hit out on the BJP over the outsider attitude. Now, as PK turns into a voter of Bhabanipur, the BJP is making an attempt to money in at the factor however the TMC calls the strive futile.