AP Council elections to be crucial test for Cong

The upcoming election to Andhra Pradesh Legislative Council will be a major test for the ruling Congress as it will determine the party`s real strength in the 294-member Assembly.

`Cabinet expansion in J&K after Council elections on April 13`

Maintaining that there is no delay in
the cabinet expansion to fill the vacant ministerial berths in
J&K, Cong state chief Saifuddin Soz said that the process is expected to take place after polls to
Legislative Council.

AGP concerned over Council elections

The AGP on Thursday
expressed concern over the holding of elections to three tribal Autonomous Council bodies by Welfare of Plain Tribes
and Backward Class department and not by the SEC for the first time in Assam.