Every other party asking this question these days. Most probably the cadres of his own party might have the same question in their minds. Let’s check.
If Modi wants to win safely he can select one of the BJP bastions in Gujarat like East Ahmedabad or Vadodhara. Even the strongest opponent will agree his victory before elections. But Modi does not want to get a Gujarat leader label on him. He wants to emerge as a national leader. The easiest way is contesting from Uthar Pradesh. There are some strong holds in UP for BJP but none of them are sure bets. BJP manages to win in UP only because of the split of votes caused by the multi angular fights. When Modi is the candidate a candidate supported by multiple parties may emerge and challenge his easy walk over. Let’s have a look at the history of Varanasi.