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Four reasons behind Narendra Modi’s victory

Last Updated: Thursday, December 20, 2012, 17:58
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Four reasons behind Narendra Modi’s victory Ajith Vijay Kumar

As expected Narendra Modi secured yet another decisive victory in Gujarat assembly elections 2012 on Thursday. The BJP winning 120 seats approximately surely will propel him to the national stage, but here’s a look at the factors that played a role in his victory.

Development agenda: Narendra Modi has been highlighting development in the state under his rule. While it is true that the Gujarat does not rank high on several social indicators, industrial development has indeed gathered pace across the state in the last decade.

Darling of Urban middle class: One clear trend that has emerged is the overwhelming support Modi has secured in urban Gujarat. It is a near clean sweep across major cities for the BJP. However, it also highlights that the rural voter does not share the enthusiasm of urban Gujarat towards Modi’s ‘Vibrant Gujarat’.

Weak Congress: The Congress is in shambles. The tragedy is amplified as top state leaders like Arjun Modhwadia have bitten dust. National leaders of the party Sonia Gandhi and Rahul Gandhi did campaign in the state but have not managed to break Modi’s citadel. The lack of a strong state leadership in the state, coupled with the Congress’ aversion to directly take on Modi – after the Maut Ka Saudagar fiasco – did the grand party in.

Modi as PM: The calculative Gujarati seems to have to have also bought into the growing ‘Modi as PM’ chorus. They may have taken him as a symbol of Gujarati pride and the community’s first real chance to have one of their own as the Prime Minister of India.

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First Published: Thursday, December 20, 2012, 14:25
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Datta Lengare - Sangali
Bharat ke jyadatar matdar yuva hai,inhe ab swacha,vikas ka chehra chahiye,jagtik leval par ab hame balshali chehra chahiye ,wo ab hum Modi me dekhate hai! Jeet mubark Modiji!
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Datta Lengare - Sangali
Bharat ke jyadatar matdar yuva hai,inhe ab swacha,vikas ka chehra chahiye,jagtik leval par ab hame balshali chehra chahiye ,wo ab hum Modi me dekhate hai! Jeet mubark Modiji!
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arun - bangalore
I support modi as next pm , let we will give him a chances and see wht can he do.
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MAHESH - BANGALORE
Modi is next PM Candidate & developer man
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Harcharan Singh - Kolkata
How can the people of Himachal vote for Congress after all the corruption, They have dug there Grave for next five years.
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prashant g s - bangalore
Mr.Narendra Modi`s is only person can lead the country as PM candidate.
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parth joshi - baroda..gujarat
ab sirf guj ko hi mahi bt india ko modiji ki jarur hai.... next pm
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parth joshi - baroda..gujarat
ab sirf guj ko hi mahi bt india ko modiji ki jarur hai.... next pm
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Kulachandra singha - Silchar,
Win was destined to happen for Modi and so the next PM of India.
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bipin shah - mumbai
for sake of hypothesis even if we agree that n.mody has favoured industrialists and they have made money, then in that case it is far better than cong allowing party people make money and tranfer these funds out of india. At least those industrilists have used the amount in INDIA and not taken out of country.
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kanti kalsariya - rajula
Modi is best...congress ko desh ki padi hi nahi hai bohat paise bate gujarat mein vot kharidne ke liye par gujarat ki janta bikau nahi hai



vijayan - NEW DELHI
It is not BJP`s win it is clearly Mr Modi`s win if one carefully analyse the election resultseven Mr Jay Narayan Vyas like leader has lost during this bumper win. What it shows not the party but Modi`s style of campaign and his aggressiveness like the people. Will BJP learn any lesson from this election then they have to come together & get rid of corruption charge levelled Gadgiri first & either a good clean leader as President & Project PM candiidate as Mr. Modi or ask Modi to take Party President ship and Chief Minister of Gujarat together and lead the country to the ne



Sanjay - kolkata
Modi is the only hope left for india.



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