Enthused by its victory within the Dubbaka meeting by-election in Telangana final week, the Bharatiya Janata Celebration (BJP) is shifting gears for the Higher Hyderabad Municipal Company (GHMC) elections, which may very well be introduced anytime quickly.
Within the Dubbaka polls, the BJP defeated the ruling Telangana Rashtra Samithi (TRS) by 1,079 votes, in keeping with the Election Fee of India.
The BJP has now requested its nationwide normal secretary Bhupender Yadav, who lately steered the BJP-led Nationwide Democratic Alliance (NDA) to victory in Bihar, to work on the electoral and political technique for the Hyderabad polls.
Mr Yadav, a Rajya Sabha member, is the BJP’s in-charge of Bihar affairs. It’s below his supervision that the party-led NDA recorded a convincing within the Bihar Meeting election final week. The BJP itself received 72 seats to emerge because the senior member in its alliance with Chief Minister Nitish Kumar’s Janata Dal United, which managed solely 42.
It has additionally appointed a staff of leaders to observe the GHMC elections, together with Karnataka well being minister, Maharashtra BJP chief Ashish Shelar, Gujarat chief Pradeep Singh Waghela, and Karnataka Meeting member Satish Reddy.
A 23-member election administration staff of native leaders has additionally been introduced.
The TRS will really feel the warmth of the aggressive BJP technique. Already the nationwide occasion has been attacking the state’s Okay Chandrashekhar Rao authorities, alleging irregularities within the distribution of flood compensation.
Regardless of 2020 being a COVID-19 pandemic yr throughout which income collections have been low, the TRS authorities has introduced 50 per cent aid in property tax below GHMC for these paying as much as Rs 15,000.