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While the BJP has not fielded any Muslim candidate, the Congress has given ticket to nine Muslim candidates in its first list.
The ticket was given to senior leader Sarve Sathyanarayana.
Prominent party leaders who were expelled include former ministers Ramkrishna Kusmaria ‘Babaji’ and KL Agrawal.
Former National Commission for Women chief Girija Vyas will contest from Udaipur, while senior party leader C P Joshi will be party nominee from the Nathdwara assembly seat.
In 2014 elections, Congress chief Rahul Gandhi had won the Amethi seat by defeating BJP candidate Smriti Irani.
Congress president Rahul Gandhi on Thursday alleged that Mr Modi personally increased benchmark price of Rafale jets by 3 Billion Euros.
Addressing a public meeting at the premises of Government College in Barwani district, Mr Shah recalled the contribution of tribal warriors, who sacrificed their lives in the Independence movement.
According to the minister, the Congress had not projected a chief ministerial candidate in the state because it was facing a credibility crisis.
Cabinet expansion for the Congress-JD(S) coalition government has been continuously postponed since September.
Acting quick on their feet, both Congress and Telugu Desam Party on Wednesday announced their second list of candidates, with 10 and two names respectively.
Tension prevailed at Raghunathapalem village on Wednesday with shop owners and villagers clashing with each other. Cops brought the situation under control.
Prakash Reddy is quite new to the constituency and he knows he doesn’t stand a chance without Congress, especially Rajender Reddy’s, help.
Meanwhile, two CCB ACPs who were investigating, were transferred on Wednesday evening.
Senior leaders Ponnala Lakshmaiah and Marri Shashidhar Reddy got a raw deal even in the second list, giving weight to the speculation that TJS chief Professor Kodandaram might contest from Jangaon.
Referring to the 'Viswasa Samrakshana Yathra' by the Congress and the stance they had opted in the Sabarimala issue, Pinarayi said the Congress party had joined RSS without holding up their flag.