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Congress ready to face polls anytime: R C Khuntia responds to Telangana CM Chandrasekhar Rao's 'early polls' remarks
Reacting to Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao's remarks yesterday hinting at early polls, Khuntia said 'If KCR is confident he should go for elections.'
A senior state BSP leader added that the party would, as things stand today, contest all 230 Assembly seats in the state.
Congress candidate Sowmya Reddy on Wednesday won Bengaluru's Jayanagar assembly constituency, defeating BJP's BN Prahlad.
Voting began in Bengaluru south's Jayanagar Assembly constituency on Monday amid tight security, an election official said.
Sounding the bugle for the year-end elections in Chhattisgarh, Shah questioned Gandhi for seeking an account of the work done by the BJP-led government at the Centre in the last four years.
No major political party, including the ruling BJP, has responded to the Law Commission’s call for views on holding simultaneous Lok Sabha and state Assembly polls.
Akhilesh Yadav addressed the public in Sidhi and Satna districts of Vindhya region, besides Khajuraho in Chhattarpur district of Bundelkhand.
Lokesh said TDP collaborated with the BJP in 2014 hoping that the new government at the Centre would help the state but all went in vain.
Shah asked the Congress to explain to the people of Karnataka why they were celebrating even when most of their ministers had lost election.
Sudhir Mungantiwar said the BJP has made overtures but there has been no response from the Uddhav Thackeray-led party.
The Leader of Opposition TR Zeliang said that the NPF with 26 members was the single largest party in the recently concluded assembly election in Nagaland.
Noting the strength of Yeddyurappa, Shah nipped in the bud any scope for leadership confusion by backing him as the CM candidate.
Siddaramaiah exuded confidence that the Congress would get an absolute majority in Karnataka and ruled out any possibility of a tie-up with the JD(S).
Election authorities said "moderate to brisk" voting has been witnessed in 222 out of 224 seats where polling began at 7 am.
Probably freebies were given to people whose cards were seized, which is a very serious matter: Sanjiv Kumar.