The reason why most of the dynastic forces are rattled with Modi because defeating someone with ‘Jan Shakti’ is impossible and before ‘Jan Shakti, the Dhan Shakti cannot win.
The irony is that the regional parties like BSP, SP, TMC etc., wants Mahagathbandhan without congress which congress wants to support because congress wants to defeat BJP.
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 success of the BJP in WB and K'taka in improving its vote share illustrates that there is a substantial section of the population which is fed up of such “regionalism”.
After Congress, BJP needs to take regional political parties as a strong opposition.
A lot of factors would need to be weighed before the move is made
What is opposition learning from their recent failures? How would their response be for 2019 general election?
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