Voting for the Rampur Lok Sabha by-election is to be held on June 23. Azam Khan has made his very close Asim Raja a candidate this time in his stronghold. On the other hand, BJP has given full force in Rampur.
The BJP has put the ‘UP government’ in Rampur for the burglary in the fort of Mohammad Azam Khan, the senior-most member of the House and elected MLA for the tenth time from Rampur city. Many ministers of the government are camping here, while from the deputy CM to the chief minister, they have held public meetings.
There is a by-election for the Lok Sabha seat in Rampur.Voting for which will be held on June 23. This seat was won by SP leader Mohammad Azam Khan in the year 2019 by defeating BJP candidate Jayaprada Nahata. It is a different matter that the Yogi government tightened the screws and Azam Khan went to jail on 26 February 2020 with their wife and son, but in the 2022 assembly elections, Azam Khan contested from jail and was elected MLA for the tenth time from Rampur. After which he resigned from the membership of Lok Sabha.
Now that there is a by-election here, Azam has made his very close friend Asim Raja a candidate. Against him is former MLC Ghanshyam Singh Lodhi from BJP. Azam is leaving no stone unturned to win his close and retain his traditional seat. Meetings are being held daily. Appealing to make Asim the king, on the other hand, BJP is also fully gearing up to make BJP candidate Ghanshyam Singh Lodhi a victory. The BJP has put all the ministers of the state government, even the Deputy CM, even the Chief Minister, in the election campaign.
Azam is collecting the scattered team
Azam’s team was completely disintegrated due to being in jail for about 27 months, but the former minister and city MLA Azam Khan started uniting the team again after coming from jail. Azam himself is going to every tehsil and holding public meetings. After announcing the ticket, he held the first meeting at the party office, after which he held public meetings at Qila Maidan, Chah Khajan Khan, Bilaspur, and Shahbad. Everywhere Azam is narrating his pain and is seen making emotional appeals.
These ministers camped
Finance Minister Suresh Khanna, Public Works Minister Jitin Prasad, Panchayati Raj Minister Bhupendra Singh, Minister of State for Industrial Development Jaswant Saini, Prisons Minister Dharamvir Prajapati, Skill Development Minister Kapil Dev Aggarwal, MoS Baldev Aulakh, Vikas Gupta, Anoop Pradhan, Sandeep Singh BL Verma, Rakesh Sachan, etc. are camping.