From Akhilesh-Mayawati to Mamata and AAP, why are state players suddenly giving Congress the cold shoulder?
Arrangements are on in Prayaraj at a hectic, impressive pace. The message seems to be that the party cares for Hindu sentiments, and can also deliver on infrastructure.
While CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan is not unpopular, the villagers have several grievances.
The high turnout was a significant success given the influence of the Left-wing extremism in the region.