New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Rajnath Singh, Nitin Gadkari, and other senior leaders are on the list of BJP’s star campaigners for the next month Gujarat elections.
Union ministers Amit Shah, Rajnath Singh and Nitin Gadkari, chief ministers Bhupendra Patel (Gujarat), Yogi Adityanath (Uttar Pradesh), Himanta Biswa Sarma (Assam) and Shivraj Singh Chouhan (Madhya Pradesh), and the party’s national president J P Nadda are among the 40 star campaigners for the polls.
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The lists, submitted to the Election Commission, also includes many other Union ministers and state party leaders, reports news agency PTI.
Actor-politician Ravi Kishan, Manoj Tiwari, Hema Malini, Paresh Rawal are also named in the list.
Gujarat BJP Chief CR Patil, Gujarat’s former Chief Minister Vijay Rupani and former Deputy Chief Minister Nitin Patel have made to the list.
The BJP had on Thursday released its first list of 160 candidates for the two-phase elections to the 182-member Gujarat Assembly.
Polling will be held in two phases in Gujarat on December 1 and 5 and the votes will be counted on December 8.