Attacking the BJP authorities led by Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal in Assam, Chhattisgarh Chief Minister and Congress’ senior observer for state meeting polls Bhupesh Baghel on Saturday stated that the BJP has didn’t ship on 2016 ballot guarantees.
“They’d promised to seal Bangladesh border, assemble Expressways on each side of Brahmaputra river and lift every day wages of tea backyard employees, however they did not. BJP ka nasha utar gaya hai (BJP’s intoxication has ended) They’ve didn’t ship guarantees,” stated Mr Baghel.
The Chhattisgarh Chief Minister claimed that BJP is confused and Assam goes to slide out of their fingers.
“They (BJP) have no agenda. They need to first resolve whether or not Sarbananda Sonowal or Dr Himanta Biswa Sarma has been the Chief Minister for the final 5 years in Assam. BJP is confused and Assam goes to slide out of their fingers,” the Congress chief said.
The primary part nominations have been accomplished in Assam, and nominations for the second part are actually in full swing. All political events have entered the electoral enviornment relying on their respective technique.
The time period of the 14th legislative meeting of Assam is as much as 31 Could 2021. The Meeting elections for 126 seats will probably be held in three phases ranging from March 27. In 2016 Meeting polls had been held in two phases.
In 2016, the BJP scripted historical past and shaped the federal government for the primary time within the state ending Congress’s 15-year rule. BJP and its allies Asom Gana Parishad (AGP) and Bodoland Individuals’s Entrance (BPF) gained a mixed 86 seats within the 126-member Assam Meeting. BJP bagged 60 seats, AGP 14 and BPF 12 seats. Congress, which ran the state for 3 straight phrases beneath the management of Tarun Gogoi, may handle to win solely 26 seats.
Within the 2019 Lok Sabha elections, BJP gained 9 of the 14 parliamentary seats whereas its allies the AGP and the BPF drew a clean. However, Congress bagged three seats and the AIUDF and an impartial gained one seat every.
Earlier in January, the Assam Congress unit had introduced that 5 political events together with Congress, All India United Democratic Entrance (AIUDF), Communist Occasion of India (CPI), CPI(Marxist), CPI(Marxist-Leninist) and Anchalik Gana Morcha would contest the state Meeting polls collectively to oust the Sonowal authorities from energy.
The BJP is relying closely on central management to return to energy once more within the state. Lately, Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Union House Minister Amit Shah, BJP chief JP Nadda visited the state and addressed the massive gatherings in several elements of the state.
Assam chief minister Sarbananda Sonowal is pushing the difficulty of insurgency within the state and has stated that his authorities is working to make Assam a terror-free state. 5 teams of Karbi Anglong surrendered in entrance of Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal at a perform in Guwahati on February 23, forward of the state’s meeting elections. The event comes a 12 months after the Modi authorities signed the Bodo peace accord — bringing an finish to tPM he lengthy violent motion for a separate Bodoland.
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