None of them wants the other to win more. So while they will show up together, they will play spoiler in the background.
Giving an official role to Priyanka is a tactical move with an immediate goal to create hurdles for Mayawati while having almost no impact on Akhilesh.
How the state of Uttar Pradesh (UP) will vote in 2019 in the presence of a Mahagathbandhan: Some Data Analysis
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Picking up the trusted old leaders who has always been loyal to family and have no or very less visibility on national politics was their default choice.
The poll outcome is not against BJP or Modi but against some local leaders in the respective states
If we carefully analyse the dilemma of TDP and Congress we can easily understand the fact that both these parties have lost their relevance and significance
Instead of opposing or abusing Narendra Modi or BJP, Mayawati must exploit the present opportunity in UP and must grow her political stature and relevance.