Prime Minister Narendra Modi kick started his party’s poll pitch in the state by holding a massive rally in Gondia on Sunday, as a result, election fever is gradually gripping Maharashtra’s Vidarbha region.
All political parties were waiting for Dusshera and Eid festivities to get over, so that they can unleash their campaign in this backward region ahead of the October 15 polls.
Padyatras, traditional style rallies, door to door contacts and public meetings are now underway in Vidarbha with most of the candidates reaching out the voters for the October 15 elections.
BJP workers were enthusiastic about the party’s prospects in the upcoming polls in this region, After Sunday’s mammoth public meeting in Gondia.
Uddhav Thackeray addressed his first meeting in Nagpur at Reshimbagh ground.
Raj Thackeray also held a couple of meetings in Amravati, Wardha and one meeting in Nagpur city.
CM Prithviraj Chavan of the dissolved Democratic Front government addressed only one meeting in Pardi.