BJP announces candidates for by-election in Manipur

The four candidates are Oinam Lukhoi of Wangoi AC, Paonam Brojen of Wangjing Tentha AC, Ngamthang Haokip of Saitu AC and Ginsuhao alias GS Haopu of Singhat AC.

The Central Election Committee of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Saturday announced the names of the party candidates to contest in the upcoming by-election of four assembly constituencies of Manipur.

The four candidates are Oinam Lukhoi of Wangoi AC, Paonam Brojen of Wangjing Tentha AC, Ngamthang Haokip of Saitu AC and Ginsuhao alias GS Haopu of Singhat AC.

However, the BJP is yet to announce its candidate for the Lilong assembly constituency, though the Election Commission of India had already fixed date of by-election of Lilong assembly constituency.

The committee has also announced its candidates for by-election in one assembly constituency of Chhattisgarh, seven assembly constituencies of Gujarat, two assembly constituencies of Jharkhand and two assembly constituencies of Odisha. 

First Published:Oct. 11, 2020, 11:02 p.m.

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