Noted Poll strategist makes predictions on West Bengal elections

Sat Feb 27 2021 15:13:59 GMT+0530 (IST)

The Election Commission of India announced the election schedule for Assembly elections for five states and two by-elections in Telugu states on Friday. West Bengal is one of the five states which will witness Assembly elections.

When the Bharatiya Janata Party(BJP) is hoping to win the West Bengal elections, noted poll strategist Prashant Kishor claimed that voters are ready with their message to cast their vote for Mamata Banerjee.

In his tweet, Prashant Kishor said one of the key battles FOR DEMOCRACY in India will be fought in West Bengal. He said the people of West Bengal are determined to show the right card.

'One of the key battles FOR DEMOCRACY in India will be fought in West Bengal, and the people of Bengal are ready with their MESSAGE and determined to show the RIGHT CARD - #BanglaNijerMeyekeiChay.(Bengal Only Wants its Own Daughter)PS: On 2nd May, hold me to my last tweet,' his tweet reads.

Prashant Kishor is working with the ruling All India Trinamool Congress for the upcoming Assembly elections. He is confident of the ruling party winning the  Assembly elections.

This is not the first time, Prashant Kishor predicted BJP's performance in the West Bengal Assembly polls. In the tweet, he made in December 2020, he claimed that the BJP will struggle to cross double digits in West Bengal.

'For all the hype AMPLIFIED by a section of supportive media, in reality BJP will struggle to CROSS DOUBLE DIGITS in #WestBengal. PS: Please save this tweet and if BJP does any better I must quit this space!' his tweet in Dec 2020 reads.