Azamgarh, Apr 5: Bhojpuri actor and BJP candidate from Azamgarh Lok Sabha seat Dinesh Lal Yadav alias Nirhua, who is pitted against Samajwadi Party president Akhilesh Yadav, is slated to launch his campaigning from April 8 by holding a road show in the city.
On the same day, Nirhua is also slated to hold his first public meeting at SKP Inter college ground where the BJP would showcase a big rally.
The Azamgarh district BJP was working hard to plan the strategy for countering the SP president from the seat.
BJP district president Jaynath Singh along with Harikesh Yadav, brother of Nirhua, and the actor's friend Alok Singh were holding meeting with other party leaders round the clock for making the campaigning a big success.Talking to the media here, district president Jaynath Singh, said that Azamgarh is the Karambhoomi of Nirhua.
He said it is unfortunate that voters of Azamgarh gave their full support to Mulayam Singh Yadav but he did not took pain to come here even to take his winning certificate. "How can Akhilesh Yadav be a true heir of Mulayam when he later ignored Azamgarh," he questioned while stressing that Nirhua would win this election. (UNI)