Congress JDS coalition in Karnataka has defeated BJP. After 2014, Karnataka has emerged as a state where Congress has managed to form the government. This coalition of Congress-JDS can be a problem for BJP.
This year is a significant year for the country as all the political parties are going to be preparing for the Lok Sabha elections and Loksabha elections are going to be held in the country in next year.The opposition parties are also joining hands with each other to defeat the BJP. Long time arch-rivals SP-BSP have joined hands to combat rising BJP.
Mayawati and Akhilesh Yadav joined hands in Gorakhpur and Phulpur by-polls in Uttar Pradesh and secured an important victory. The Congress has already been strengthened by the leadership of Rahul Gandhi. The result of which we have already seen in Gujarat.
In recent years, Rahul Gandhi has emerged as an effective leader and is working on amazing strategies. In Gujarat, a trio of three youths(Hardik Patel, Jignesh Mevani and Alpesh Thakore) have strengthened fight against BJP. There are speculations that Rahul Gandhi can stand for the prime ministerial candidate in the 2019 Lok Sabha elections.