Election strategist Prashant Kishore will start a 3,000 km 'padayatra' in Bihar, from October 2. On May 5, Kishor took to Twitter and said, "I will spend the next three-four years reaching out to people". He further clarified that since there are no elections in Bihar anytime soon, the act of Kishor is not a political agenda and no party is involved in it.
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Prominent poll strategist Prashant Kishor is likely to begin a new chapter of his work from Bihar, his home town. On May 2, Kishor posted a cryptic tweet, "My quest to be a meaningful participant in democracy and help shape pro-people policy led to a roller-coaster ride! As I turn the page, time to go to the Real Masters", The tweet indicated his next project to be in Bihar.
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After rounds of talk and discussions, the Indian National Congress (INC) invited election strategist Prashant Kishor, but he has declined the offer. On April 26, Congress leader Randeep Surjewala tweeted, "Following a presentation & discussions with Sh. Prashant Kishor, Congress President has constituted an Empowered Action Group 2024 & invited him to join the party as part of the group with defined responsibility. He declined".
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Congress leaders including KC Venugopal, Digvijaya Singh, Ambika Soni, Randeep Surjewala, and other top leaders will meet with the interim president Sonia Gandhi on April 25. They will discuss election strategist Prashant Kishor's role and his proposal for the Indian National Congress's revival in the 2024 General elections. The meeting is crucial as it would decide the role of Prashant Kishor in the party.
After poll strategist Prashant Kishor met with NCP Chief Sharad Pawar on June 22, Kishor dismissed rumours of any association with the Opposition Front against the BJP in the 2024 Lok Sabha elections. He claimed that the Third Front model is "archaic", and that it does not suit the current political scenario. According to NDTV, Kishor and Pawar had a political discussion on things that would work against BJP.
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The Ludhiana Police on May 13 arrested Shiv Sena (Suryavanshi) members Rakesh Bhasin and Rajat Raja for duping MLAs of Rs 5 crore by promising the assembly elections tickets. Reportedly, Bhasin and Raja posed as aides of election strategist Prashant Kishor while their leader Gaurav Sharma impersonated Kishor to lure the politicians into giving money. Sharma, who has not been apprehended yet, is also linked to international drug rackets.
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Amid the leaked audio-clip of Prashant Kishor (PK) thrilling the political arena, PK on April 10 dared BJP to share the complete chat instead of using a part of it for political gains. Earlier, the BJP IT cell shared a conversation between Kishor and a journalist, boasting that PK admitted BJP’s win in the West Bengal elections. However, Kishor reiterated that BJP would not be able to cross 100 seats.
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Renowned poll-strategist Prashant Kishor has once again joined the Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh as his principal advisor. CM Amarinder tweeted, “…look forward to working together for the betterment of the people of Punjab.” Earlier responsible for PM Narendra Modi's campaign for prime ministership in 2014, Kishore had assisted Congress’ campaign in the 2017 Punjab assembly polls. Currently, Kishore's Indian Political Action Committee… read-more
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