The ‘Main Bhi Chowkidar’ campaign started by India’s prime minister Narendra Modi earlier this month has found its way into his biopic, PM Narendra Modi. The campaign was started keeping an eye on the upcoming Lok Sabha elections which are beginning next month.
Accordig to the plan, Modi and leaders from the Bharatiya Janata Party (BP) and their followers added the prefix ‘Chowkidar’ on social media.
Now, the makers of PM Narendra Modi, the biopic on his life, have tried to capitalize on the Chowkidar trend in a recently released dialogue from the film.
We see Vivek Anand Oberoi, who plays the titular character, at loggerheads with a character played by Prashant Narayanan. Modi is seen warning the man against ‘selling’ Gujarat. He says, “Now Chowkidar is here. I will allow business in Gujarat. Not business of Gujarat. My Gujarat is not for sale.”