The BJP leadership feels that the decision on collective leadership will bring all the factions together and control factionalism.
In Madhya Pradesh, state Congress chief and veteran MP Kamal Nath and Jyotiradhitya Scindia are the two contenders for the Chief Ministerial post.
Election Commission announces poll dates for Telangana, Mizoram, Rajasthan, Chhattisgarh and Madhya Pradesh
Counting of votes will be held across all the five states on December 11.
These districts form the three divisions of Jodhpur, Udaipur and Ajmer.
The BJP had to face flak for the alleged dilution of the SC/ST act by the Supreme Court.