A number of Congress leaders and members from Himachal Pradesh, together with Dharampal Thakur Khand, Former Basic Secretary of the Pradesh Congress Committee, joined the BJP on Monday, simply days earlier than the state is slated to carry Meeting elections.
A complete of 26 leaders of the Congress occasion have give up and joined the ruling BJP with lower than every week to go for polling.
The shift passed off within the presence of Chief Minister Jairam Thakur and BJP’s Sudhan Singh, incharge of BJP state elections. BJP candidate from Shimla, Sanjay Sood was additionally current on the event, as per ANI.
Extending a heat welcome to all members of the BJP, CM Jairam Thakur stated, “Allow us to work collectively for the historic victory of the BJP.”
The hill state is predicted to see a decent race between Congress and BJP within the upcoming polls, with AAP within the fray as properly. Anti-incumbency has claimed each authorities within the state to this point, which has not repeated any authorities since 1985.
Whereas the Congress leaders leaping ship is an enormous jolt to the occasion, the BJP, too, is coping with as many as 20 rebels.
With each events ramping up their campaigning within the run-up to the polls, it stays to be seen how Congress’ lack of leaders at this significant time will impression outcomes.
Himachal Pradesh, which has 69 meeting seats, goes to polls on November 12 and outcomes can be declared on December 8.
(With company inputs)
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