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SP Declares Candidate for RS By-elections

Published: 31st May 2014 02:35 PM  |   Last Updated: 31st May 2014 02:35 PM   |  A+A-

By PTI

LUCKNOW: Samajwadi Party today declared Vishwambhar Prasad Nishad as its candidate for the Rajya Sabha by-elections. Former MP and minister Nishad will be party's candidate for Rajya Sabha by-elections, SP National General Secretary Ramgopal Yadav said.  

The seat was vacant after Bahujan Samaj Party MP, SP Singh Baghel resigned on March 12. The state has a total of 31 seats in the Upper House of Parliament.      

However, the dates of the elections have not been declared yet.



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