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the BJP can secure Uttar Pradesh.the decision to include him in the parliamentary board… is based on feedback from people? Howeverthe Gujarat chief minister had not been invited to play a role at the national level; he forced his way back in Singh and the national party elite had to acknowledge his popularity and the willingness of party workers to see him as the BJPs prime ministerial candidate for the 2014 Lok Sabha elections In an interview in April 2012Arun Jaitley said that any political partywhich has a galaxy of leadershiphas to institutionalise a mechanism of selecting its probable prime ministerial face In other democracies in the worldyou have inner-party elections or preliminaries Wein Indiado not have such a system On the contrarythe best leaders in the partyat an appropriate timeare chosen as the first amongst the equals… But how are these best leaders chosenand by whom Informallythe RSS plays a role in this choice and formallythe candidate is to be nominated either by the party parliamentary board or by a top panel whose members are chosen by the party president Thusas Jaitley notedparty activists are not consulted on the selection of the candidate Yet they cannot be ignoredand Modi seemsindeedto be the candidate chosen by the BJP and RSS activists Moreoveropinion polls project a potential majority for Modi in a Modi-against-Rahul-Gandhi contest Howeverthe discussion about who the BJP PM candidate will be has been going for a while in the party and is still onas the official choice has not yet been announced We know why Modi is a controversial candidate outside the BJPbut what was the discussion within the party about We can now say was as the dust has partially settled after Mohan Bhagwatthe RSS chiefendorsed Modi in Februaryand after Singh first praised Modis achievements at the party national council meeting in March and then appointed him to the parliamentary board There are several oft-quoted reasons for the reluctance to let Modi play a role at the national level Some of them concern mainly internal problems: Modi does not abide by the hierarchyhe is overtly ambitioushe is not a team player and he is uncompromising; others are related to electoral strategy: Modis appeal might not work outside Gujarat and he poses a risk in attracting and keeping coalition partners The last two points are arguableas many people outside Gujarat have declared themselves to be in favour of Modi and several political parties have allied with whoever might bring them to power Yetthere is anotherunsaid reason for the reluctance within the party to have Modi as a candidate It lies in an unresolved tension between the state-units and the national level of the party This organisational tension translates into a tension between state and national leaders State leaders have become essential and vocal in the BJPbut they are kept in secondary roles The national executive seems to think that it has a natural right to be in commanddespite the fact that the political power now lies in the hands of state leaders They get the votes; they even get the national party elites re-elected from their constituencies But Modi had to win the elections in Gujarat for the third time to be seriously considered as a potential PM candidate Without this victoryhis chances to be chosen would have been null Such a criterion did not apply to leaders and potential contenders from the national executive Little was expected from them in terms of demonstrated popular support HoweverModi won again in Gujarat and passed the eliminatory test for the national level Well aware of his powerhe did not confine himself to the role of a secondary player He was not invited in the private national elite clubbut he bypassed the opposition of the national leadership by appealing directly to the people He played the base against the elite in the party (and in the RSS) Bhagwat recognised that indirectly when he said in February: what is in everybodys heart and mind should be acknowledged by those who have to decide who should lead the nation. 2016, We will also have ready information in case of any dispute over toll collection figures with the contractor.