Janata Congress Chhattisgarh chief Ajit Jogi’s daughter in law, Richa Jogi will contest election from ‘Akaltara’ constituency under the banner of Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP). Party has also declared that instead of Vidhan Mishra senior leader Panna Lal Sahu will fight from the Dharsinwa constituency and Janrail Singh Bhatia would contest from Khujji assembly.
Earlier, Ajit Jogi declared the list of their star campaigners for the upcoming polls, which included 30 names and list comprised of party Supremo Ajit Jogi, Amit Jogi, Richa Jogi and many more.
As per the current scenario, a triangular contest is evident in the state among Janta Congress Chhattisgarh, Bhartiya Janta Party and Congress. Chhattisgarh assembly polls will be held in two phases, including November 12 and November 20.