BJP to Woo with Cartoon 'Net' Work

Published: 13th July 2014 08:11 AM  |   Last Updated: 13th July 2014 08:11 AM   |  A+A-

MUMBAI: Energised with the success of its campaign on the social media, the Maharashtra BJP has planned to take its campaign to the next level.

Cartoon.jpgThe party is all set to launch a cartoon series on the social media ahead of the Legislative Assembly polls in the state. It will be first of its kind experiment in the state.

The BJP has appointed a cartoonist to make sarcastic comments through his cartoons on the Congress-NCP’s 15-year rule. The cartoon series titled Bhaucha Dhakka (A brother’s push) is themed around a middle class family’s observations on the state’s issues and political situation.

The cartoon series will have conversations among the members of a family comprising of husband named Rambhau, wife Chandrika and son Bandya. The first part of the series will be based on recent incidents of water leakage in the newly-launched Mumbai Metro.

“Don’t worry if the government fails to supply water. Let’s go to the Metro for a bath,” Rambhau tells his family in the first part.

“We are launching the cartoon series next week on twitter handle and the facebook pages,” BJP social media cell president Jiten Gajaria told Express. “We believe that sarcasm in the form of cartoons will influence voters in a better way,” he said.

Stay up to date on all the latest Nation news with The New Indian Express App. Download now
(Get the news that matters from New Indian Express on WhatsApp. Click this link and hit 'Click to Subscribe'. Follow the instructions after that.)

Comments

Disclaimer : We respect your thoughts and views! But we need to be judicious while moderating your comments. All the comments will be moderated by the newindianexpress.com editorial. Abstain from posting comments that are obscene, defamatory or inflammatory, and do not indulge in personal attacks. Try to avoid outside hyperlinks inside the comment. Help us delete comments that do not follow these guidelines.

The views expressed in comments published on newindianexpress.com are those of the comment writers alone. They do not represent the views or opinions of newindianexpress.com or its staff, nor do they represent the views or opinions of The New Indian Express Group, or any entity of, or affiliated with, The New Indian Express Group. newindianexpress.com reserves the right to take any or all comments down at any time.

flipboard facebook twitter whatsapp