Rashtriya Lok Samta Party (RLSP) president, Upendra Kushwaha on Tuesday announced that the party will contest Bihar Assembly Elections along with Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) and Janwadi Party Socialist.
The nomination process for the first phase of the Bihar assembly elections is just two days away.
On Monday, Bhartiya Janata Party (BJP) has dismissed speculation that it is on the verge of an agreement with Upendra Kushwaha for the elections in Bihar in late October and November.
The Election Commission of India has announced the dates for the Bihar election 2020 in a press conference on September 25. The general elections in Bihar will be conducted in three phases. In the first phase, elections will be held in 71 Assembly constituencies. In the second phase, 94 Assembly constituencies will go to polls. In the third phase, polling will be held in 78 Assembly constituencies.
On Tuesday, ECI announced the dates for by-polls scheduled to be conducted across several States. This comes after Chief Election Commissioner (CEC) Sunil Arora on Friday had said that the poll body would hold a meeting on September 29 regarding the by-polls.