A second – which appeared innocuous on the time – might have turned out to be extra essential than imagined.
Not recognized for its skill to type alliances or companions, the Congress, as its report reveals – and Tejashwi Yadav, newer to the sport – couldn’t persuade Mukesh Sahni and his VIP celebration to hitch their alliance. In reality, it was dealt with so badly that it led to a dramatic walkout at a press convention to announce the members of the Mahagathbandhan.
The VIP switched to the NDA and ended up making a distinction of an eight seat swing – by the VIP profitable four seats. It might not have modified the winner, but when the VIP had remained with the MGB, it might have made the NDA’s margin of victory a lot smaller.
With the 1.5% vote gained by the VIP celebration, as an ally, it might have additionally propelled the MGB to a transparent lead by way of votes.
And even by way of the seats gained, it might have been an excellent nearer consequence. With outdoors assist from the AIMIM, BSP and the independents, it might have been –
The memorable walkout-moment solely highlights the foremost distinction between the therapy of potential allies and negotiation skill of the BJP vs the Congress and others.