Congress declares first list of 63 names, Harish Rawat to contest from 2 seats, 8 women given tickets, few rebels and PDF make their mark.
BJP Releases its second list of remaining 6 names for Uttarakhand Assembly elections 2017. ND Tiwari’s son not given party ticket.
Women are not looked after well as even in today’s time, their way of life has not changed, let along progressed, especially in the hills.
Face-Off: Ravi Kumar Jain shares what steps would the BSP take for the emancipation of women within the state
I think it will take a while before the BSP can fully embrace the idea of projecting more female candidates for higher positions within the state because, assessing the party’s position in the state, we need leaders who are popular and experienced, because such candidates will help the party win.
ELECTION COMMISSION ANNOUNCES ASSEMBLY POLL DATES FOR PUBJAB, UP, U’KHAND, MANIPUR & GOA; DATES FOR NOMINATIONS AND RESULTS ALSO OUT
The EC has declared that the first of the polls will begin on the February 4, and will end on March 8. Results will be out on March 11.