New Delhi : The Central Election Committee of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has its meeting at its New Delhi headquarters today to ruminate on confirming the names of some other candidates for the upcoming Bihar assembly elections. The candidates’ names will be resolved for the second and third phases of the Bihar assembly polls whereas the party has already revealed 29 names . The first list included 27 names and the second list 2.
Apart from PM Narendra Modi, BJP President JP Nadda and Union Home Minister Amit Shah are among those attending today’s meeting. In the interim, the BJP will formally kick off the campaign in Bihar tomorrow . JP Nadda is scheduled to address a massive public gathering at Gaya’s historic Gandhi Maidan.
The BJP will contest on 121 seats out of the 243 Bihar constituencies while its ally JDU will fight on 122 seats. The JDU will accommodate the Hindustani Awam Morcha (HAM) and the BJP will accommodate the Vikassheel Insaan Party (VIP).