The above factor had the influence in the General election and weakened the Left parties in particular. Added to this, the BJP could not project a strong leader other than Advani and Mamohan's projection as a dynamic leader overshadowed everyone. Congress became more stronger in the erstwhile AP and bagged 35 seats out of 42 because of it dynamic leader Late YSR which helped them to have the control among the UPA partners. Had the party failed in AP at that time, the situation in the National scenario would have been different. The UPA-II became more weak because of various scams and the split in Congress in AP and also the unilateral decision to bifurcate the state of AP without proper working of modalities. The country found a new leader emerged in the form of Narendra Modi which was the root cause for its debacle and all these factors led them to meet their Waterloo in 2009 elections.
'Idhuvum Kadandhu Pogum "
Even this challenging situation would ease
In 2014 elections BJP decided Mr.Modi as PM candidate before elections itself. Voters are very much in favour of him because of his workings in Gujarat.