NEW DELHI: Indian Janata Party (
on Saturday filed his nomination papers from Gandhinagar constituency for the Lok Sabha elections.
Shah, who is a Rajya Sabha member of Parliament (MP), will contest the first time. He has been fielded from Gandhinagar constituency, which is currently held by BJP veteran LK Advani.
Before filing the nomination, Shah addressed a election rally, followed by a roadshow.
Expressing deep gratitude to the BJP for making him what he is today, Shah said that he will be left with a ‘zero’ if association with the party has been removed from his life.
“If BJP is taken away from my life, only ‘zero’ will be left. Whatever I have learned and given to the country, all belongs to BJP,” Shah said, before filing the nomination of Narayanpura area rally nomination Advani was not present at the rally
“Lal Krishna Advani and Atal Bihari Vajypayeeji are MPs from Gandhinagar.I am happy that I have got a chance to become MP from the same constituency.” It is a party, which is the principle of Deen Dayal ji, “he added.
Talking about the good works done by Prime Minister
During the last five years, the BJP chief said: “Today, people have a question who will provide security to the country. Only Prime Minister Narendra Modi, BJP and NDA government country security.
Before filing nomination, Shah paid tribute to Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel, followed by a roadshow from DRH Regency hotel to Patidar Chowk in Ghatlodia area.
, former Chief Minister of Punjab Parkash Singh Badal, Minister of Road Transport and Highways Nitin Gadkari, Railwayways Minister Piyush Goyal, Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray, Lok Janshakti Party President Ram Vilas Paswan and BJP’s National General Secretary Ram Lal were also present at the rally. . Shah’s son Jay Shah also was present at the ‘Vijay Sankalp Sabha’.
Polls for 26 Lok Sabha seats in
will be held in a single phase on April 23. The counting of votes will take place on May 23.