Amid Uncertainty Over Bengal 'Rath Yatras', BJP Mulls Rallies With PM
Wednesday, January 2, 2019, 7:55 AM
With its Bengal 'Rath Yatras' stuck in legal tangles, the BJP's state unit is planning two-three rallies of Prime Minister Narendra Modi in January and February. Ahead of the national polls, the BJP planned-'Rath Yatras' that would have touched all 42 constituencies in the state. However, the BJP's plans became stuck in legal battles after the state government denied permission.
Here's why BJP's plan for a rath yatra crashed and burned in Bengal
Tuesday, December 11, 2018, 8:28 AM
The BJP has failed to roll the rath in Mamata Banerjee's Bengal but in its failure, huge success in doing what it had always wanted to do: consolidate the Hindu vote bank. The urban educated Hindus are now beginning to question the method the typical red tape delay of bureaucracy that Mamata Banerjee government adopted to stop the chariot roll at the last minute.