Ballot strategist Prashant Kishor, armed with current successes in Bengal and Tamil Nadu, met with Maharashtra politician Sharad Pawar for lunch in Mumbai. The three-hour assembly on the Nationalist Congress Get together (NCP) chief’s dwelling has fired buzz about his “Mission 2024” or the subsequent nationwide election.
Later within the night, Prashant Kishor additionally referred to as on actor Shah Rukh Khan at his dwelling “Mannat”. Particulars of that assembly usually are not recognized however sources say the actor wished his inputs for charity work. That is his second assembly with the movie star who was launched to him by Mamata Banerjee.
Formally, it’s a thanksgiving journey associated to the Bengal and Tamil Nadu election. Sources near Prashant Kishor say he’ll meet each chief who prolonged assist to Mamata Banerjee and MK Stalin, the large winners of the current state elections.
However there may be sturdy hypothesis that the discussions have a bigger context associated to the 2024 election and discuss of a joint opposition candidate to problem Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
Mr Kishor had declared after the ballot outcomes that he was carried out and wished to “give up this house”.
“I don’t need to proceed what I’m doing. I’ve carried out sufficient. It’s time for me to take a break and do one thing else in life. I need to give up this house,” Mr Kishor had advised NDTV.
On whether or not he would rejoin politics after a quick and bitter stint with Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar, he mentioned: “I’m a failed politician. I’ve to return and see what I’ve to do.”
However many imagine he may go for a political function; he had even hinted at his personal get together.
His consumer Mamata Banerjee, who gained a 3rd straight time period in West Bengal after preventing off a tough problem from the BJP, was requested whether or not she noticed herself because the opposition prime ministerial candidate. “I believe all collectively, we are able to battle the battle for 2024. However let’s battle Covid first,” she had mentioned quickly after the decision.