Raipur, October 10, 2008: The first list of candidates of the ruling BJP for the next month’s Chhattisgarh assembly election would be out by the month end, Chief Minister Dr Raman Singh said here today.
The ruling party had given charges to eleven senior party leaders of the state to prepare a list of names for each of the 90 segments and that would be submitted to the Party President Rajnath Singh during his scheduled visit tomorrow, Singh said.
After an initial discussion with the party President either new names would be included or existing names be deleted and a final list would be sent to the Central Election Committee for its approval.
By the month end the entire process would be completed and the first list of candidates could be expected by the month end, the Chief Minister told reporters here.
To ensure continue in power, the eleven BJP leaders had visited all the districts in groups and also took inputs from all local committees about the current people’s representatives and leaders, party sources also said.
Just ahead of the Lok Sabha election Prime Minister Narendra Modi will gift his native state Gujarat developmental projects worth 52,250 crore, official sources said today.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi today inaugurated, dedicated to the nation and laid the foundation stone for multiple development projects worth over Rs 34,400 crore for Chhattisgarh.
Union Home Minister and top BJP leader Amit Shah today launched the election campaign for the party for Chhattisgarh, where it has 9 seats whereas 2 seats are with Congress.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will gift Chhattisgarh Rs 34,400 crore worth of various projects and address the ‘Viksit Bharat Viksit Chhattisgarh’ programme on February 24, next.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will visit Gujarat today and Uttar Pradesh tomorrow, official sources said.
President Droupadi Murmu, Vice President Jagdeep Dhankhar, Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Home Minister Amit Shah among other top leaders wished the Chief Minister Vishnu Dev Sai on his birthday today.