A dialogue with JC | Results of Rajasthan bypolls to shape up the national politics
Is 3-0 debacle of BJP in Rajasthan byelections a big defeat? Is it a warning bell for Narendra Modi-Amit Shah 2019 plan? Will Narendra Modi be able to garner 25 seats for BJP from Rajasthan? If that doesn’t happen, from where will this deficit be covered?
JC: Certainly the defeat of BJP is a warning bell for Modi and Amit Shah…Amit Shah was hoping to win 15 out of 25 seats from Rajasthan…but the way Congress won in the byelections, it doesn’t look that BJP will be able to win 7-8 seats in today’s situation…in the next elections, people are expecting that BJP would be able to win 245 seats instead of existing 282 seats…it will not get complete majority…it will again form the government with its allies being the single largest party…definitely it is a warning signal for Modi-Amit Shah.
Will Rajasthan’s defeat have an impact on 2018 elections in Karnataka, Madhya Pradesh and Chhattisgarh?
JC: Naturally defeat in Rajasthan will not be limited to Rajasthan…now elections are being held in Madhya Pradesh and Chhattisgarh…then it can be said that there will be impact on these states…in Madhya Pradesh Congress has won 8 out of 9 seats in by elections in …read more