Clash broke out between BJP and Congress supporters in Daltonganj Assembly constituency in Palamu. The Election Commission has taken cognizance of the incident and ordered investigation into the matter. According to media reports, BJP supporters prevented Congress candidate KN Tripathi from going to the booth after which a clash ensued.[Read More…]
The BJP is contesting in 12 seats in the first phase. The opposition alliance of the JMM, Congress and RJD is contesting in four, six and three constituencies, respectively.
The EC informed that the polling in the state will take place in five phases starting November 30.
The girl managed to reach the Kanke police station next morning where an FIR was lodged against unknown persons.
Under a table titled, ‘Alliance projected votes: Vidhan Sabha 2019: If there are suitable alliances of all major parties’, the opinion poll suggests a vote share of 33.3 per cent for the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP).
According to the police, Gango Das, 30 reached his home situated at Harijan tola situated under Masmohana Panchayat of Koderma district on Tuesday night.
Polling will be held in Chatra (SC), Gumla (ST), Bishunpur (ST), Lohardaga (ST), Manika (ST), Latehar (SC), Panki, Daltonganj, Bishrampur, Chhatarpur (SC), Hussainabad, Garhwa and Bhawanathpur seats in the first phase.
Saryu Roy will contest against Chief Minister Raghubar Das, who belongs to his own party, as an Independent candidate in the upcoming state elections from Jamshedpur East.
Indian National Congress on Saturday released fourth list of party candidate for the ensuing election of Legislative Assembly of Jharkhand. Congress national spokesperson Gourav Vallabh will fight against Raghubar Das from Jamsedpur East assembly seat. Gourav Vallabh, who used to serve as a finance professor at the XLRI Management Institute, Jamshedpur, rose to[Read More…]
Madhu Koda, an Independent MLA, served as the Chief Minister of Jharkhand from 2006 to 2008.
Congress is fighting in alliance with Jharkhand Mukti Morcha (JMM) and RJD. Congress, JMM and RJD are fighting on 31, 41 and 7 seats respectively.
The AJSU party has nominated Niru Shanti Bhagat from Lohardaga, is the wife of party leader Kamal Kishore Bhagat, who won the seat in 2014
Bhanu Pratap Shahi was arrested in this case in 2011 and is out on bail since 2013. Sources say that Shahi is an accused in a money laundering case also.
The Lok Janshakti Party Jharkhand state unit has decided that the party will contest 50 seats alone. The first list of party candidates will be announced by this evening, Mr Paswan said in a tweet.
JMM activists said that anti-social elements have deliberately attacked the statue of Lord Birsa Munda.
The term of the current assembly expires on January 5, 2020
The other legislators, who switched to the BJP, included JMM’s Kunal Sarangi and independent Bhanu Pratap Shahi.
The BJP has swung into action and started poll preparations. Chief Minister Raghubar Das has gone on a mass-contact programme through the Jan Aasirbad Yatra.
These include, JMM rebel MLA Jayprakash Bhai Patel, Kunal Sarangi, Chamra Linda, Congress MLAs Sukhdev Bhagat, Manoj Yadav and Badal Patralekh.
As per the reports, the trio were on the way for defecation near Lalgarh railway station on Monday morning when the approaching Garib Rath Express hit the three, leading to their death.
Assembly elections in Jharkhnd are about to be announced. This is the second incident in past four months in Khunti district.
Dhoni on Sunday met President Kovind at the Raj Bhavan in the state capital alongwith his wife Sakshi and daughter Ziva.
The matter came to light when some parents approached the district education officials.
“The senior party leader has been accorded Z category security and the pilot won’t take any chance till the technical issue is solved,” the district president said.