The BJP on Saturday released its very first record of fifty seven candidates for the West Bengal assembly polls and fielded Suvendu Adhikari from his household turf of Nandigram, from in which Trinamool Congress president and Main Minister Mamata Banerjee has previously introduced her candidature.
Former Indian cricketer Ashoke Dinda and ex-IPS officer Bharati Ghosh are amongst the BJP candidates, bash typical secretary Arun Singh mentioned at a push meeting, adding that it has conceded one particular seat to ally AJSU.
With this the bash has introduced candidates for all but 3 of the 60 seats which will go to polls in the very first two of the 8-section elections to be held concerning March 27 and April 29.
“Jungle raaj” prevails in the state, and voters have created up their head to oust the Trinamool Congress (TMC) and elect the BJP to electrical power, Singh claimed.
Key Minister Narendra Modi is established to deal with a rally in Kolkata’s Brigade Parade ground on Sunday, his very first right after the announcement of the poll dates.
Nandigram, the web page of protests versus the Left government which experienced ignited a well-known upsurge and catapulted the TMC to electrical power in 2011, is established for one particular of the keenest electoral battles in the state with Banerjee using on her previous protegee and now BJP leader Adhikari.
Adhikari experienced gained from the seat in 2016 and resigned just lately in advance of crossing above to the saffron bash.
Banerjee introduced her candidature from the seat although leaving her traditional constituency of Bhowanipore in Kolkata.
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