Jharkhand polls: Congress releases list of seven candidates

Congress on Friday released its third list of seven candidates for Jharkhand Assembly polls, taking to 35 its nominees for the 81-member House.

New Delhi: Congress on Friday released its third list of seven candidates for Jharkhand Assembly polls, taking to 35 its nominees for the 81-member House.

It had released a list of 14 candidates on November 5 and 14 others earlier.

Congress recently broken its alliance with JMM in the state and decided to tie up with RJD and JD-U with which it had allied for bypolls in Bihar in August.

The five-phase Assembly polls in Jharkhand are scheduled to begin on November 25.