C`garh BJP suggests Sai as RS candidate

Chhattisgarh BJP election committee has suggested senior tribal leader Nand Kumar Sai`s name for Rajya Sabha candidate, party sources said on Monday.

Raipur: Chhattisgarh BJP election committee
has suggested senior tribal leader Nand Kumar Sai`s name for
Rajya Sabha candidate, party sources said on Monday.

Party`s media relations officer Rasik Pramar said
that party`s state election committee, in a meeting here,
unanimously resolved that Sai should be projected as Rajya
Sabha candidate from the state.

The recommendation has been forwarded to party`s central
election committee, he said.

The state has five Rajya Sabha seats out of which ruling
BJP and main Opposition Congress has three and two seats
respectively.

The elections for Rajay Sabha members would be held on
June 17.

PTI

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