Trade Union Minister Smriti Irani joined party workers in a dandiya dance on Saturday while campaigning for Vanathi Srinivasan, the BJP candidate from the South Coimbatore constituency of Tamil Nadu ahead of the assembly elections in the state. .
Assembly elections in Tamil Nadu will take place in a single phase on April 6 and the counting of votes on May 2.
Polls will be held for 234 seats in the state, with the Congress-DMK and BJP-AIADMK alliance being the main contending groups.
#LOOK Coimbatore: Union Minister Smriti Irani performs a traditional dance * with BJP workers, as part of the election campaign for Vanathi Srinivasan, the party candidate for Coimbatore South constituency.#TamilNaduElectionspic.twitter.com/1S6zQF2RgL
– ANI (@ANI) March 27, 2021
BJP chairman JP Nadda said on Friday that the party was certainly making inroads in the state and crowds’ enthusiasm was talking about the work being done by Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
“Certainly the BJP is making inroads in Tamil Nadu. The enthusiasm of the crowd shows that the work Narendra Modi Ji has done over the past six years has been appreciated,” Nadda told ANI in Chennai.
Taking a jibe at DMK, the BJP chairman had said, “D means Dynasty, M means Money and K means Katta Panchayat, this is DMK.”