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BJP Optimistic After Amit Shah’s Successful Roadshow in Madurai: Constituency Watch

Chennai, April 13 (IANS) – Union Home Minister Amit Shah’s recent massive roadshow in Madurai has significantly impacted the electoral prospects of the BJP candidate in the region. Shah’s visit in support of Rama Sreenivasan has given a major boost to the party’s chances in a seat they have never won.

According to M.P. Saravanan, a local BJP leader, “The Union Home Minister touched a chord with the people of the constituency, giving a big boost to the fortunes of the party candidate. Several voters who were undecided have now shown support for the BJP after Shah’s visit.”

In the Madurai Lok Sabha seat, BJP candidate Rama Sreenivasan faces a three-cornered fight against CPI-M leader Su Venkatesan and AIADMK leader P. Saravanan. The constituency consists of six assembly seats with a mix of representation from the DMK and AIADMK.

During the roadshow, Amit Shah emphasized the need to elect the BJP candidate for the development of the Madurai Lok Sabha constituency. Speaking to IANS, political analyst R. Shakthivel noted, “While arithmetically BJP may not have a strong chance, the ground support has improved significantly. The possibility of a BJP government under Modi returning to power is a major advantage.”

The BJP campaign in Madurai is focused on the return of the government under Prime Minister Narendra Modi. With Shah’s visit and optimistic projections, the party aims to capitalize on the newfound support and secure a win in the upcoming elections.


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