With the declaration of the date for Assembly polls in Delhi, the Model Code of Conduct on Monday came into force here even as election officials set up various committees to look into issues related to the upcoming exercise.
After 14 years of uncertain and fragile alliances ruling Jharkhand, the electorate gave the BJP-Ajsu coalition an absolute majority in 2014 with new Chief Minister Raghubar Das saying the assembly election mandate was for stability and development.
Senior BJP leader Gordhanbhai Zadafia on Sunday assured that sixty per cent of the Jharkhand budget would be spent on the rural infrastructure and agriculture sector, if BJP is voted to power in the assembly election.
The Gandhinagar Assembly constituency in Jammu has the highest number of voters. As Jammu and Kashmir gears up for five-phase Assembly election on November 25, we bring to you an exclusive report from Gandhinagar.
PDP chief Mehbooba Mufti on Saturday alleged that National Conference-led Jammu and Kashmir government has done nothing for betterment of the people of the state and a change in the government is imminent.
With Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah deciding against seeking re-election from Ganderbal, the decades-old relationship of the Abdullah family with the constituency, considered to be its stronghold, will come to an end.
Opposition PDP chief Mehbooba Mufti today accused the ruling National Conference in Jammu and Kashmir of "wanting to delay" Assembly polls in the state to "loot" relief materials for the flood-hit people.
Terming it as "well in time", Congress has welcomed the announcement of holding of the Assembly polls in Jammu and Kashmir, even as National Conference, which leads the alliance government in the state felt the time was "not opportune" for the electoral exercise.