Jamshedpur: Jharkhand Chief Minister
Arjun Munda, who has six months to enter the assembly since
taking over in September, will in all probability contest the
Kharswan assembly by-election.
The formal announcement of the party candidate will be
made in the next two to five days, Jharkhand BJP state
President Dineshanand Goswami said today.
BJP MLA, Mangal Singh Soy had vacated the seat to pave
way for Munda, who is currently an MP, to contest from
Kharswan in Saraikela-Kharswan district to enter the state
Munda had represented the Kharswan constituency three
times since 1995.
Goswami expressed confidence that all coalition
partners would support Munda’s candidature in Kharswan.