Chief minister Edappadi K Pazhaniswamy’s strategy of making important announcements of the day of election date announcement, to attract the votes of public is being lauded by the Political analysts. Knowing that he couldn’t make new announcements after the date of election is announced, the Tamil nadu chief minister waived off the Jewel Loan obtained by farmers through cooperative banks and also cancelled the loan took by the members of woman self help groups. This move from him to attract the public is being widely appreciated in the circle of Tamil nadu politics.
The Election Commission of India on Friday announced the schedule for five upcoming assembly elections in the country – Tamil Nadu, Assam, Kerala, West Bengal and Puducherry. While Kerala, Tamil Nadu and Puducherry will have elections in a single phase, polls will be held in Assam in three phases. West Bengal, however, will have elections in eight phases.
Election Commission of India has announced about the voting and counting dates for Tamil Nadu Legislative Assembly Election. The elections for 234-member assembly will be held in single phase. The counting of votes will take place on May 2. All elections in 38 districts of Tamil Nadu consisting of 234 Assembly Constituencies will be held in single phase.
It is very well known that the rules and regulations regarding the election process will come into effect as soon as the date of the election is announced. Ruling parties couldn’t initiate schemes or make announcements soon after the rules are announced. While press and media portals were waiting for the election commission to announce the date of election, Chief minister Edappadi K pazhaniswamy, at the Tamil Nadu Legislative Assembly Meeting, made two important announcements to attract the public.
Tamil nadu chief minister Edappadi K Pazhaniswamy announced that jewellery loans up to 6 sovereigns obtained by farmers through cooperative banks will be waived off. He also added that the loans availed by SHGs through cooperative banks would be waived off.
In the meantime, the Tamil Nadu Assembly also passed the Vanniyar’s Reservation Bill. It provided 10.5% internal reservation to Vanniyars within the Most Backward Classes category. Chief minister Edappadi K Pazhaniswamy said that it is not a complete report and promised to change it. Political parties got surprised with this move of Chief minister Edappadi K pazhaniswamy who is being appreciated widely. It is believed that Edappadi K pazhaniswamy has attracted the north and west region.
While other political parties are making announcements about the schemes they are going to implement in the future, Chief minister Edappadi K Pazhaniswamy has practically waived off the crop loans, jewel loans obtained by the farmers and also waived off the loans obtained by woman self help groups to knock out his opponents during the final minutes.