Ahead of crucial assembly elections in Uttar Pradesh, Union Home Minister and senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Amit Shah on Thursday held a door-to-door campaign as a part of a political programme in Mathura.
The Union Minister also addressed an 'Effective Voter Communication' programme in Mathura. While drawing a comparison between BJP, Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) and Samajwadi Party (SP), Shah said that unlike them, BJP does not work for one caste or dynasty, "it works for entire society".
"BJP is not the party for one caste but the entire society," said Amit Shah.
He also thanked the people of the Braj for always voting for lotus (BJP), "be it the elections of 2014 or 2017."
On Thursday, the Home Minister also offered prayers at Banke Bihari Temple in Vrindavan city of Uttar Pradesh's Mathura.
Amit Shah's public engagements are significant as Assembly elections in Uttar Pradesh are nearing. Polls for 403 Assembly seats in Uttar Pradesh will be conducted in seven phases, starting from February 10.
The second phase of the Uttar Pradesh elections will be held on February 14, third on February 20, fourth on February 23, fifth on February 27, sixth on March 3 and the seventh and last phase will be conducted on March 7.
The counting of votes will be done on March 10.