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Updated : 3 months ago IST
A delegation of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), led by former chief minister and the newly elected Leader of Opposition in the Himachal Pradesh Assembly, Jairam Thakur, on Sunday called on Governor Rajendra Vishwanatha Arlekar and submitted a memorandum against the Congress government for
Updated : 3 months, 2 weeks ago IST
Not wasting any time after the BJP came out second-best in the closely fought Himachal Assembly polls, the party's Uttrakhand in-charge Dushyant Gautam has convened a meeting of all MPs of the state in the national capital, New Delhi, on Monday.
Congress State President Pratibha Virbhadra Singh on Friday said that the party cannot neglect the family of Virbhadra Singh as the party has won the election in his name, face and work many times.
Earlier on November 13, the Election Commission of India prohibited the conduct of any exit poll and publishing the result of exit polls from November 12 to December 5, 2022.
Updated : 4 months, 1 week ago IST
Himachal Pradesh Bharatiya Janata Party chief Suresh Kashyap cast his vote in the ongoing Assembly elections on Saturday in the Pachhad seat in the Sirmaur district.
Congress has retained Sukhwinder Singh Sukhu who is the party's former state chief and who won in the 2017 Assembly election defeating BJP's Vijay Agnihotri. He is seen as one of the contenders for the top post of the Chief Minister in case Congress wins the Assembly polls.
The Dalhousie seat which comes under the Chamba district is set to witness a tough fight between the two parties with the Aam Aadmi Party trying to leave a mark in the elections.
Bharatiya Janata Party leader and former Himachal Pradesh chief minister Shanta Kumar cast his vote in Palampur in the Assembly elections on Saturday.
The BJP has changed its candidate from the seat. Subhash Thakur is presently the sitting MLA from the seat where he had defeated Congress' Bumber Thakur by 6,862 votes in the 2017 Assembly elections. The BJP has fielded Trilok Jamwal to win the seat again for the party. However, Congress has
Vikramaditya who is a son of former Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh, and also a sitting MLA from Shimla Rural was entrusted by the Congress once again and given a ticket against BJP's Ravi Mehta, AAP's Prem Thakur.
The BJP is eying on retaining power in the state overturning the trend of an alternative government in the state since 1982, while the Congress is posing its faith in its '10 guarantees' that the party has promised to deliver on if it comes to power. The Aam Aadmi Party is also aiming at mak
The high-voltage political campaign full of strikes and counter-strikes had come to an end on November 10, setting up the stage for the voters to cast their vote to elect the new government via their votes which will be counted on December 8.