The Janata Dal (U) officially declared Vijay Haari as its candidate for the upcoming Lok Sabha by-poll on the Ratlam-Jhabua seat. Initially, Haari as well as Tol Singh Bhuria had filed their nominations for the November 21 by-poll but later the JD(U) national unit declared Haari as its official candidate, State JD(U) president Govind Yadav told PTI.
Senior leaders of Congress have started looking into the reasons responsible for its defeat in the recent state assembly polls, Madhya Pradesh Congress Committee (MPCC) president Kantilal Bhuria said here on Saturday.
Expressing satisfaction over a good turnout in Madhya Pradesh Assembly polls on Monday, State Congress President Kantilal Bhuria said that people came out in large numbers to vote for Congress as they were fed up of BJP`s corruption.
Madhya Pradesh Congress president l Bhuria today dismissed as "baseless and without any foundation" the charges that he had links with businessman Sudhir Sharma whose premises were raided here last week by the I-T department.
Though assembly elections in Madhya Pradesh are almost one-and-a-half years away, Opposition Congress, which is looking to prevent BJP from scoring a hat-trick in the state appears to be divided on the issue of chief ministership.
MP Congress chief Kantilal Bhuria Thursday said recent arrest of former RSS worker Kamal Chauhan in Samjhauta Express blast case has confirmed that right-wing outfit has been involved in terror activities.