- Tag results for Rajasthan assembly election
Political observers think the BJP does not want to ‘over-expose’ Modi just a few months before the Lok Sabha polls
The party underlined that minorities, SCs, STs and OBCs had suffered the most under the BJP government.
With this, the Congress and its allies have announced party-wise distribution on 199 seats out of the total 200 in the state for the December 7 election.
The congress has managed to win 18 wards while the BJP on 14 seats.
The Congress, in its first list of 152 candidates released on November 16, fielded both its Chief Ministerial aspirants - Ashok Gehlot and Sachin Pilot.
The ruling party has released two lists so far of 162 candidates for the elections to be held on December 7 for 200 assembly constituencies.
Gehlot and Pilot, however, dismissed suggestions that there was any infighting among the state leaders and asserted that they will unitedly take on the BJP.
The Dausa MP and former Rajasthan Director General of Police, Meena was formally inducted into the party here in the presence of state unit chief Sachin Pilot and General Secretary Ashok Gehlot.
Nagaur MLA Habibur Rahman said he has mailed his resignation to the party's state president Madan Lal Saini.
The Central Election Committee of the party met under the presidentship of Mr Amit Shah.
The party has also released a special poster for this mass contact programme.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi is likely attend Sunday’s meet to clear the way for the list, said another party functionary.
As many as 42 workers of BJP are in the fray to seek party ticket from the Sri Dungargarh assembly constituency of Bikaner.
Due to a large number of people practicing astrology as a profession in the area, Karoi is known as 'Jyotish Nagri' of the country.
While Pilot is building a campaign against the Vasundhara Raje government, BJP leaders claimed that Gehlot continues to call shots in the party affairs in Rajasthan.