Lucknow: In Lucknow election dates are very close. As the city enters the real voting day soon a unique trend is being noticed among the political class. The relatives of the candidates are now leading the election campaign. Daughters, sons and wives of candidates of various parties are campaigning shoulder to shoulder with them in the capital. They are camping on streets by forming groups. Like the election offices of candidates, their wives also have offices. Candidates have also arranged vehicles for their wives. Arrangements are also made for food and drink so that there is no shortage in the convoy of wives. Wives also meet people in the same way as if they are contesting elections themselves.
Bindu Bora engaged in mobilizing support for Neeraj Bora
Dr. Neeraj Bora is contesting from the North Assembly constituency for the second time on a Bharatiya Janata Party ticket. His entire family is with him. There is also a separate election office for family members. Here the program of campaigns and meetings for the whole day is decided. His wife Bindu Bora, son Vatsal Bora, son-in-law Sandesh etc. are contacting people from morning till night in different areas of the entire north region and appealing to make Neeraj Bora win.
At the same time, the campaign of Rajneesh Gupta, who is contesting from Lucknow Central, has also been commanded by his wife Archita.
Namrata Pathak resorts to public relations from morning
Brajesh Pathak, MLA from the Center and minister of the state government, is trying his luck from the Cantt assembly this time. This area is new to him from the point of view of elections. They have to work harder. On one hand, he is doing public relations and meetings in the morning and evening. At the same time, his wife Namrata Pathak has also taken over the reins. She leaves for public relations with women since morning.
Swati Mishra is holding meetings in the area day and night
A minister in the erstwhile Samajwadi Party government, Prof. Abhishek Mishra is contesting from Sarojininagar instead of North. This area is new to them as well. He is meeting people from morning till night. At the same time, his wife Swati Mishra is also not behind him. She is also holding meetings in different areas of Sarojininagar area. She is leading the campaign of Abhishek Mishra like a seasoned administrator.