Priyanka Gandhi will be crucial in defeating BJP in UP Assembly polls: JD(U)
Hailing the Congress party’s decision to use Priyanka Gandhi Vadra for campaigning in poll-bound Uttar Pradesh, The Janata Dal-United said, she could play a crucial role in defeating the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in the state.
Addressing media-persons, JD (U) leader Shyam Rajak said: “I am delighted if the Congress has decided to launch Priyanka Gandhi for campaigning in the Uttar Pradesh elections and it is only going to benefit the goal to defeat the Bharatiya Janata Party.”
“Our leader Nitish Kumar also reiterated the intention of the party, and with unity, we will defeat the BJP and Priyanka Gandhi will also play a crucial role,” he added.
Earlier, Congress’ state unit chief Raj Babbar and poll campaign in charge Sanjay Singh said Priyanka had agreed to campaign for the party but the details were yet to be worked out.
“She has agreed to our demand and will play a major role in UP campaign. The details are yet to be worked out,” Babbar said. “All the party workers and leaders in UP wanted her to campaign,” said Singh.