Will Rahul Gandhi trump Narendra Modi? Find out the Mood of the Nation this Friday

first_imgThe Narendra Modi government is nearing the end of its term. Lok Sabha polls are just months away and the election season has begun. The person being challenged is Narendra Modi. But the challenger remains unknown.Will Rahul Gandhi be able to win over enough allies to lead a grand alliance (or mahagathbandhan) of Opposition parties? Or will a third front break out under the leadership of a Mamata Banerjee or a Mayawati?These questions and many more are being hotly debated as political parties firm up their strategies for the 2019 Lok Sabha election.This week, India Today will join that debate with its Mood of the Nation opinion poll, a bi-annual survey that tracks, as the name aptly says, the mood of the nation.Will Rahul Gandhi trump Narendra Modi in popularity ratings? Does the country believe that Rahul Gandhi has the ability to lead a mahagathbandhan against the BJP? Who is the best performing Modi minister? And has the Modi-led NDA government fulfilled its promises of sabka saath, sabka vikaas?The Mood of Nation January 2019 covers this and much, much more. The extensive survey range from politics and governance to civic issues and cinema. Defence and foreign policy as well as sports will be among the subjects that the Mood of the Nation poll will focus on.Coming as it does just months before the 2019 Lok Sabha elections, the Mood of the Nation January 2019 will naturally focus on the country’s political picture.Will Rahul Gandhi prove to be an able challenger to Prime Minister Narendra Modi? According to various Mood of the Nation polls conducted since January 2017, Rahul Gandhi’s popularity has steadily risen while Narendra Modi’s has dipped.advertisement Similarly, Rahul Gandhi has extended has lead over other political leaders when it comes to the choice of being the best prime ministerial alternative to Narendra Modi. Meanwhile, Narendra Modi has remained on the list of the best Indian PMs. Will these the trends continue in this version of the India Today Mood of the Nation. Or, are we in for a surprise? We will know more on Friday, when IndiaToday.in will bring you an extensive coverage of the Mood of the Nation January 2019.MOTN August 2018 | NDA loses sheen, but Narendra Modi shines brightREAD | 69% Indians polled says mandir wahin banayenge: SurveyREAD | Poll PUBG Game One: EVM is the last man standing!WATCH | Modi govt’s expiry date is over, time to make new beginning, says Mamata Banerjeelast_img