Three months is a long time in politics and the rising career trajectory of Kunwar Danish Ali declared this fact.
Ali an Ex-JD(S) national general secretary and man Friday of party chief H D Devegowda, was on Sunday elected as the leader of BSP (Bahujan Samaj Party) in the Lok Sabha and chief whip of the 10-member parliamentary group there.
Ali was assigned to Gowda’s pointsman in Delhi. He was the JD(S) face in the national capital for held 20 years. However, he appeared from the adviser.
A week before BSP chief Mayawati smiled on Ali aware of his work and profile, he proposed him in the Amroha constituency in Uttar Pradesh. She was acute to attend a Muslim face to raise the party’s hope in Western UP, which has a Muslim population.
Ali agreed with the offer and changing sides in March with the agreement of Gowda a CM HDK.
“Ali made the right choice at the time. Otherwise, he would be still sulking at the hands of JD(S) leaders,” a Congress senior leader who has followed Ali’s career started. “He earned Mayawati’s confidence because he showed adaptability, political acumen and articulation to evolve as a matured leader who could win admirers in Delhi”.
In spite that his long alliance with JD(S), people knew about Ali, he was waiting for the party to assign him to the Rajya Sabha. In May 2018 when is performed a major role in Karnataka Assembly elections, immediately starting a backchannel among the JD(S) and Congress for coalition talks. He also conducted talk over with Congress President Rahul Gandhi for forming the alliance. Ali said, “honesty, humility, and ideological commitment” caused by his success. “I also owe my achievement to the political training given by Devegowda”, he said. “I look forward to work for the upliftment of Dalits and minorities,” Ali stated.