The BJP president Nitin Gadkari said that the BJP was contesting assembly elections in UP under the joint leadership of Rajnath Singh, Kalraj Mishra, Uma Bharti and SP Shahi. He also said that Rajnath Singh had made it clear that he would not like to come back to state politics. he also accused the Congress and Samajwadi Party of playing the game of reservation on the basis of religion for vote bank.
Nitin was in the city to release the vision document of the party for the upcoming assembly elections. The document was released on Monday evening and on Tuesday, the BJP chief reviewed the status of preparedness of the party for the polls.
Names of former chief minister Rajnath Singh and national vice-president Kalraj Mishra are doing rounds as BJP’s chief ministerial candidates.