Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee bats for 'locals for government jobs', BJP calls it political move aimed at 2024 Lok Sabha polls
The TMC, led by feisty Mamata Banerjee, stormed to power for the third consecutive term riding on that poll plank and bagged 213 seats.
In May this year, the TMC scored a landslide victory against the BJP during the Assembly elections in the eastern state.
Congress is the only party to have released a women-centric manifesto of its kind in the electoral history of the country, she said.
The BJP is planning to field the sitting MLAs low on popularity graph on a different seat either in the same or different district.
Addressing a press conference, TMC leader Trajano D'Mello said the BJP government in Goa should take action if they believe the video is true.
The saffron brigade is targeting 60-plus seats this time with slogan ‘Abki baar 60 paar’ to better the 2017 election results with a score of 57 seats.
In this programme, Kejriwal released a missed call number ‘911-511-5599’ and started the registration for AAP’s third guarantee.
A total of 1,267 gram panchayats have been declared as 'fully uncontested' ahead of polls slated for December 19.
The LJD said it will contest from 19 districts in the upcoming Uttar Pradesh assembly elections and will initiate talks for an alliance with the SP and the Congress for the polls.
Punjab polls: Arvind Kejriwal woos SC community, promises free education, coaching for their children
AAP national convener Arvind Kejriwal told the people that he had brought five guarantees for the SC community.
'Red alerts for the BJP': SP chief Akhilesh Yadav reacts to PM Modi's remark ahead of Uttar Pradesh polls
Reacting to Prime Minister Modi's dig at his party, Akhilesh too, in a tweet in Hindi, listed some "red alerts for the BJP".
UP polls: RLD chief formally announces alliance with SP, says BJP's politics of hatred will be rejected
Akhilesh and Jayant, however, remained short of spelling out the seat-sharing formula between the two parties as was expected at the joint rally.
The newly built fertiliser plant will be operated by the Hindustan Urvarak Rasayan Limited (HURL).
The BSP supremo said the only remedy for governments not running according to the Constitution was to throw them out of power. Mayawati claimed that taking to streets would be of no use.
The manifesto, which was released during the day, has a colourful layout with poll promises such as shelter for labourers, women empowerment and amenity provisions for third gender written in Bengali.