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The Political Chessboard: Varun Gandhi’s Political Trajectory

In the dynamic realm of Indian politics, every move is scrutinized, every decision dissected. The recent developments surrounding Varun Gandhi, scion of the illustrious Gandhi family, have sent ripples through the political landscape, particularly in Uttar Pradesh.

The BJP’s unveiling of its fifth list of candidates for the Lok Sabha election brought forth a significant revelation: Varun Gandhi was excluded from the candidacy for the Pilibhit Lok Sabha seat, while his mother, Maneka Gandhi, retained her candidacy for Sultanpur. This surprising omission left Varun’s supporters bewildered, expecting the party to grant him another opportunity to represent Pilibhit.

The BJP leadership opted to nominate former Congress leader Jitin Prasada, a cabinet minister in the Yogi government, for the Pilibhit seat. Varun’s standing within the party had diminished due to his vocal criticism of the party’s governance, both at the Centre and in Uttar Pradesh. Despite maintaining a low profile recently, insiders assert that the high command was unforgiving, leading to Varun’s exclusion.

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A senior functionary within the state BJP revealed, “He took a stance against the party on various issues. Furthermore, he showed reluctance in endorsing the party’s initiatives and activities. The local unit also expressed dissatisfaction, prompting the top leadership to consider a candidate change.” Initially lacking prominent alternatives for the Pilibhit seat, Jitin emerged as a viable option in recent days.

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Speculation abounds regarding Varun’s next move. Sources suggest he might contest independently from Pilibhit or align with the Samajwadi Party (SP). However, with the SP having already announced its candidate, the situation remains fluid. There are whispers of Varun shifting his focus to Raebareli or Amethi, potentially with the support of both Congress and SP. Despite speculation, the likelihood of his return to Congress seems slim, as ideological differences remain a barrier.

Interestingly, murmurs within the state BJP suggest that Varun might still vie for the Raebareli seat, currently held by his aunt, Sonia Gandhi. The possibility of his cousin Priyanka Vadra contesting from the same seat adds another layer of intrigue to the electoral landscape.

Varun’s political trajectory has been eventful. From winning the Pilibhit seat in 2009 to reclaiming it in 2019, he has been a prominent figure. His vocal demands for justice, such as in the Lakhimpur Kheri incident and the suspension of Sanjay Gandhi Hospital’s license, have garnered attention and stirred controversy.

As Varun’s representatives obtain nomination papers, the political chessboard continues to evolve. While his exclusion from the BJP’s list may signal the end of one chapter, it could mark the beginning of another. His future moves hold the potential to reshape Uttar Pradesh’s political dynamics, making him a figure to watch in the upcoming election and beyond.

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