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"Though BJP was set to fare poorly but such a disgusting performance, no one thought of," Vaidya, a former spokesperson of the RSS, told reporters here.

Press Trust of India  |  Nagpur 

ideologue M G Vaidya today said it was beyond their imagination that the will be decimated in Assembly elections.

"Though was set to fare poorly but such a disgusting performance, no one thought of," Vaidya, a former spokesperson of the RSS, told reporters here.

"The Yeddyurappa factor has worked against the certainly and his exit from the saffron fold played a key role in BJP's debacle" in the only southern state where the party ruled, he said.

today suffered a humiliating defeat in the Assembly elections as appeared to be well on its way to wresting power on its own after a gap of seven years.

However, ruling out any impact on the 2014 general elections in the country, Vaidya said five states including Madhya Pradesh, and will go to polls later this year which will set the trend for the polls.

On Chief Minister Modi campaigning in select locations in Karnataka, Vaidya downplayed it saying campaigning by one or two persons makes no impact.

First Published: Wed, May 08 2013. 14:40 IST
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