Forward of Punjab elections, hoarding warfare erupts in Mohali city


With simply two weeks left for the Punjab meeting elections, Airport Street and a few high-rise buildings in Mohali have turn out to be the turf for a “hoarding warfare” between candidates of political events.

Posters and hoardings of three-time Congress MLA Balbir Singh Sidhu have been put in on unipoles, buildings, and bus queue shelters, highlighting improvement works carried out previously 5 years.

In the meantime, BJP candidate Sanjeev Vashisht’s hoardings declare, “Nawa Punjab BJP de Naal (A brand new Punjab with BJP)” and people of AAP’s Kulwant Singh state “Ek Mauka Kejriwal nu (give an opportunity to Kejriwal)”.

Although there are round 150 unipoles within the metropolis and hoardings by candidates have been placed on round 105 of them. Congress has put in hoardings on round 50 unipoles, BJP on 35, AAP on 20 and round 10 have been put up by SAD’s Parvinder Singh Sohana.

The advertisers cost between 50,000 to 1 lakh per hoarding, relying on the situation. There are additionally 22 bus queue shelters on which political hoardings have been displayed- of which 10 are by Congress. These value round 65,000.

A hoarding put up by Congress in Mohali ahead of the Punjab assembly elections.
A hoarding put up by Congress in Mohali forward of the Punjab meeting elections.

Each Congress and BJP have put in hoardings on Airport highway, which is taken into account the lifeline of Mohali metropolis. Sanjeev Kumar Garg, who’s taking care of the digital media efforts of Congress, says, “We’re highlighting the event works carried out by incumbent MLA Balbir Singh Sidhu previously 5 years. Different events should not have something to indicate, however have provide you with slogans, which individuals is not going to consider.”

BJP candidate Sanjeev Vashisht says, “The hoarding we’ve got provide you with present that if we’re voted to energy, there can be full transformation within the state.”

“ Our pan Punjab slogan “Ek Mauka Kejriwal nu” has turn out to be a family slogan and individuals are severely contemplating it now,” mentioned Kulwant.

Some supporters of various events have additionally put up hoardings outdoors their homes.


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