Advani’s son begins campaign in Gandhinagar
Jayant Advani, son of BJP’s prime ministerial candidate LK Advani, launched campaign in Gandhinagar parliamentary constituency, from where the senior leader is seeking re-election for the fifth time.india Updated: Apr 10, 2009 22:51 IST
Jayant Advani, son of BJP’s prime ministerial candidate LK Advani, on Friday launched campaign in Gandhinagar parliamentary constituency, from where the senior leader is seeking re-election for the fifth time.
The former deputy prime minister had filed his nomination paper from Gandhinagar constituency on April eight.
Jayant inaugurated BJP’s election office in Sabarmati assembly segment, which is part of Gandhinagar parliamentary constituency.
“He inaugurated party’s election office in Sabarmati and will also inaugurate offices in Naranpura,” said a senior BJP leader, who is in-charge of party’s campaign strategy in the state.
“Jayant will visit all the seven assembly segments, which are part of the Gandhinagar Lok Sabha seat and meet community leaders for their support,” he added.
Besides Jayant, Advani’s daughter Pratibha and wife Kamla will campaign for him.
Jayant will also oversee the party’s campaign in Gandhinagar seat.
Advani’s family has handled his campaign in Gandhinagar in all the previous Lok Sabha polls.
First Published: Apr 10, 2009 20:53 IST