Political strategist Prashant Kishor, credited with working a success election campaigns for Narendra Modi in 2014 and Nitish Kumar in 2015, has joined the Janata Dal (United) in Bihar.
Kishor, who joined the birthday party in Nitish Kumar’s presence on Sunday, tweeted, “Excited to start out my new adventure from Bihar.”
Kishor used to be in the back of Kumar’s election marketing campaign in 2015, when the JD(U) teamed up with Lalu Prasad Yadav’s Rashtriya Janata Dal RJD and the Congress, and defeated the Bharatiya Janata Celebration (BJP) within the Bihar Meeting election.
The JD(U) has since then left the alliance and allied with the BJP.
Kishor’s successful streak got here to an result in 2017, when his marketing campaign for Congress, and his try to dealer an alliance with the Samajwadi Celebration, proved to be a crisis for each events within the UP Meeting election.
Talking on the Indian Faculty of Industry (ISB) in Hyderabad, final week, Kishor hinted at becoming a member of politics. “In 2019, you wouldn’t see Prashant Kishor campaigning for any individual within the method and shape during which I’ve been campaigning in final Four-Five years,” he said, IANS reported.
Kishor mentioned that his group, Indian Political Motion Committee (IPAC), would proceed to serve as. The 41-year-old, who in the past wrote speeches on the United International locations, mentioned that IPAC had now not gained cash from political events.
“We aren’t for rent. No person can rent IPAC as a result of there’s no monetary concerned to incentivize us to paintings for anyone. Modi didn’t rent us… neither Nitish Kumar nor Amarinder Singh. Out of 3, two are it appears broke. They are able to’t rent us,” he said.