AIMIM to Contest Bihar Assembly Polls in Seemanchal

Published: 12th September 2015 02:22 PM  |   Last Updated: 12th September 2015 02:22 PM   |  A+A-


HYDERABAD: The AIMIM has decided to contest Bihar assembly elections in the state's Seemanchal region.

Party president Asaduddin Owaisi announced this here on Saturday. He told reporters that All India Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen (AIMIM) will soon announce the number of seats it will be contesting.

Seemanchal region in Bihar comprising four districts has 24 assembly constituencies. The Hyderabad MP said the backwardness of Seemanchal would be the main poll issue for his party.

He also announced that Akhtarul Iman will be the president of Bihar unit of AIMIM.

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