Assam BJP on Friday night launched the primary listing of candidates for the upcoming state meeting polls. Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal and senior minister Himanta Biswa Sarma will contest from Majuli and Jalukbari respectively, the constituencies they at present characterize. State social gathering president Ranjeet Kumar Dass can be contesting from Patacharkuchi constituency as a substitute of Sarbhog seat, which he at present holds.
In the meantime, days after Ghulam Nabi Azad praised Prime Minister Narendra Modi, the Congress chief Friday mentioned victory of the grand outdated social gathering within the forthcoming state elections is a precedence and that he’ll marketing campaign wherever invited. “The victory of Congress social gathering within the forthcoming state elections is a precedence. I can be campaigning wherever I can be invited by the social gathering or particular person,” Azad was quoted as saying by ANI.
Trinamool Congress Chairperson and West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee, earlier at this time, introduced the names of candidates for 291 constituencies forward of the upcoming meeting elections within the state. “Immediately, we’re releasing an inventory of 291 candidates which incorporates 50 girls, 42 Muslim candidates. On 3 seats of north Bengal, we not placing up our candidates. I’ll contest from Nandigram,” ANI quoted Banerjee as saying.
In Tamil Nadu, the All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (AIADMK) on Friday additionally launched its first listing of candidates. Chief Minister Edapaddi Ok Palaniswami will contest the polls from Edapaddi, whereas his deputy, O Panneerselvam is standing from Bodinayakanur.
Polling in 4 states and one Union Territory can be unfold over a month between March 27 and April 29, and the outcomes for all 5 Assemblies can be introduced on Could 2. West Bengal will vote in eight phases, Assam in three, and Tamil Nadu, Kerala, and Puducherry in a single part on the identical day.