Gujarat Elections: BJP’s Campaign Video Showcasing ‘Vikas’ Goes Viral

2:09 pm 2 Nov, 2017


When it comes to electoral campaign advertisements, the Bharatiya Janta Party (BJP) always has something interesting or the other to convey to the world. This time around as the campaign for Gujarat Election heats up, it’s no different. On Wednesday, BJP released a campaign video featuring big policy decisions and achievements of the Modi-led government, starting from Start-up India to demonetization, in an engaging way. Needless to say, the video turned viral on Twitter in no time!

A still from the video Financial Express

In focusing on the strides made by Modi sarkar, both at the central and state level, the video takes a dig at dynasty politics that India has become notorious for. The video names Mulayam Singh Yadav-Akhilesh Yadav, Sonia Gandhi-Rahul Gandhi, and Lalu Prasad Yadav-Tejaswi Yadav et al.

The video talks about the various achievements made by Modi Sarkar in the past three years

What struck a chord was the visual description of how PM Narendra Modi is building a new and modern India. When released on Twitter, the video bore the caption – ‘Main Hoon Vikas, Main Hoon Gujarat’.

With the Gujarat elections slated to be held in December, the two main parties in the state,  ruling party BJP and the opposition Congress, are literally battling out it on a tough trail in their electoral campaigns.

The election is to take place in two phases, the first poll being on December 9 and the next one being on December 14. The votes are to be counted on December 18.

The first phase will be held in 89 of the 182 seats and will cover 19 of 33 districts.The notification for the second phase will be issued on November 20 for the remaining 93 assembly seats in 14 districts.


According to the latest technology, all voters in Gujarat shall be able to see their votes cast through Voter-Verified Paper Trail Audit (VVPAT) machines, which will be installed along with electronic voting machines (EVMs).