Vasundhara Raje's 'Rajasthan Gaurav Yatra' In Pictures
Updated: October 11, 2018 21:01 IST
Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje and BJP president Amit Shah flagged her pre-poll tour 'Rajasthan Gaurav Yatra' from the Charbhujanath temple in Rajsamand district on August 4. The 58-day tour was aimed at seeking people's mandate in the Assembly elections scheduled to be held on December 7. The rally rolled through 165 assembly constituencies of the state. The yatra 'rath' was a modified Leyland 407 bus, replete with air conditioning, a bathroom and an elevator. A sunroof allowed the Chief Minister to address public meetings from the bus itself.
Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje and BJP president Amit Shah flag pre-poll tour 'Rajasthan Gaurav Yatra'
Vasundhara Raje 165 assembly constituencies during the tour. This was her biggest public outreach after the BJP's stunning defeat in the by-elections in February.
The tour bus, an Ashok Leyland 407 had a sunroof to allow the Chief Minister to address public meetings from the bus itself. The roof opened up and allowed her to come on top of the bus, creating a mini stand
Vasundhara Raje banked on the delivery of her welfare schemes to garner votes
Vasundhara Raje with party workers during her pre-poll tour.
The BJP has already named Vasundhara Raje as its chief ministerial candidate in the coming assembly elections, and claimed it will win over 180 of the 200 seats.