UP Election 2022: Prime minister Narendra Modi Voting will be held on Monday under the seventh and final phase of elections in 54 assembly seats in 9 districts of Uttar Pradesh, including Varanasi, the parliamentary constituency of Uttar Pradesh. In the seventh phase, polling will be held from 7 am to 6 pm on Monday in 54 assembly constituencies of Varanasi, Chandauli, Bhadohi, Mirzapur, Robertsganj, Ghazipur, Mau, Azamgarh and Jaunpur districts. All preparations have been completed to conduct the polling in a free, fair and fear-free environment. A total of 613 candidates are in the fray in this phase. Of the 54 seats in the seventh phase, 11 are reserved for scheduled castes and two for scheduled tribes. In the seventh phase, about 2.06 crore voters will be able to exercise their franchise.
BJP alliance got 36 seats in 2017
It is noteworthy that in the 2017 assembly elections, in these 54 seats of the seventh phase, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and its allies Apna Dal (S) and Suheldev Bharatiya Samaj Party (SubhSP) got a total of 36 seats. Of these, BJP got 29 seats, Apna Dal (S) got four and SubhaSP got three seats. At the same time, Samajwadi Party (SP) got 11, Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) got six and Nishad Party got one seat. The Nishad Party, which fought on its own last time in 2017, is in alliance with BJP this time, while SubhaSP has tied up with SP.
In the last phase of elections, the electoral fate of many ministers of Uttar Pradesh will be decided. These include Tourism Minister Neelkanth Tiwari (Varanasi South), Anil Rajbhar (Shivpur-Varanasi), Ravindra Jaiswal (Varanasi North), Girish Yadav (Jaunpur) and Ramashankar Patel (Marihan-Mirzapur). Apart from this, just before the assembly elections, former minister Dara Singh Chauhan (Ghosi-Mau) left the BJP and left the BJP, and this time the Subhaspa president and former minister Omprakash Rajbhar (Jahoorabad-Ghazipur), gangster, who is contesting in alliance with the SP Voting will also be held in the seventh phase in the seat of candidate-turned-politician Mukhtar Ansari’s son Abbas Ansari (Mau Sadar) and Bahubali former MP Dhananjay Singh (Malhani-Jaunpur). Campaigning for the seventh phase of elections ended on Saturday evening. While the state’s opposition parties SP, BSP and Congress left no stone unturned to criticize the BJP-led government in the campaign, the ruling BJP tried to end the anti-incumbency environment like alleged goondaraj, mafia raj and riots during the previous SP government. issues raised.
To woo the voters, all the parties gave their full strength.
In the election campaign, BJP’s opposition parties wooed voters with issues like inflation, unemployment, farmers’ agitation, violence erupted during farmers’ agitation in Lakhimpur Kheri, the death of four farmers, the problem of stray cattle, goonda raj and law and order. Took full force. Trying to quell the anti-incumbency wave, the BJP focused its campaign on issues such as alleged extortion, goondaraj, mafia raj and the Muzaffarnagar riots during the previous SP government, and top BJP leaders said the chief minister Yogi Adityanath The mafia elements who have been put in jail by the government led by the SP will be out of jail if the SP government is formed. After the announcement of the state assembly elections in January, the first phase of polling in the state was held on February 10 and the counting of votes will take place on March 10 after the end of the last and seventh phases on March 7.
Prime Minister Modi addressed the last public meeting in Varanasi as part of the election campaign. SP founder Mulayam Singh Yadav came to address the gathering at Malhani seat of Jaunpur district for the second time in the same phase after campaigning in the Karhal seat of Mainpuri in the third phase. Along with SP chief Akhilesh Yadav, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee also campaigned for the SP alliance candidates in Varanasi. Former Congress President Rahul Gandhi and Congress General Secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra also campaigned in favor of Congress candidates in Varanasi. BJP President JP Nadda, Union Home Minister Amit Shah, Defense Minister Rajnath Singh, Chief Minister Aditya Nath and Deputy Chief Minister Keshav Prasad Maurya campaigned in favor of BJP alliance candidates in the region.
PM Modi inaugurated the metro project, said – every city should have smart mobility, people should use the same card for transport