Central minister Nitin Gadkari indirectly attacking Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and BJP leader Amit Shah in his speeches has created a Controversy within the party. There has been a question over who will be selected as the prime minister candidate of BJP in the 2019 Lok Sabha elections. Questions have been rising over whether Narendra Modi will be chosen as the prime minister candidate of BJP.
After the shocking losses in the 5 state elections, there are voices rising from within BJP to field a different candidate. It has been said that road transport minister Nitin Gadkari will be made the PM candidate and he has also got support of RSS, and this has created rift in the party.
He recently said that while there are people to take credits for success, nobody takes responsibility for failure. When there's failure everyone goes missing, said Gadkari, making people think that he's against Modi and Amit Shah and it has been said he'll be fielded as PM candidate in 2019 elections.