Campaigning in Mizoram ends; PM addresses rally in Telangana’s Nizamabad
Author: Desk November 28, 2018
As campaigning has ended in Mizoram, the focus has shifted to the states of Rajasthan and Telangana.
Campaigning will actually reach a crescendo in Telangana as the attention of political heavyweigths shifts to the crucial southern state. Prime Minister Narendra Modi has hit the ground running in Telangana as he addressed a rally in Nizamabad. He said that those who believe in development, in forming a new Telangana,a new India, are placing their trust in BJP to take nation forward.
Launching a frontal attack on the state govt he said that the Chief Minister of this state is walking on Congress’ path. PM deplored the lack of development in the Nizamabad region.
He said that Ayushmaan Bharat was launched 2 months ago but till not a single person from Telangana availed its benefits.Meanwhile, the ruling TRS is already into hectic campaigning.
With its president and caretaker, chief minister K Chandrasekhar Rao and other leaders addressing a series of rallies. K Chandrasekhar Rao is seeking re-election from Gajwel constituency. Telangana Rashtra Samithi, which is going it alone, has fielded candidates in all the 119 Assembly segments.
As many as 1,821 candidates are left in the fray for 119 constituencies in the December 7.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will address election rallies in Nizamabad and Mahabubnagar in the poll-bound Telangana.Campaigning for Assembly elections in Madhya Pradesh and Mizoram came to an end on Monday.All arrangements are in place in the two states for polling to be held in a single phase on Wednesday.
In Mizoram, 209 candidates are in the fray for the elections that will see 7,70,395 voters cast their votes.
The Congress and MNF are both contesting in 40 seats each. The BJP is contesting 39. The final day of campaigning saw top leaders canvassing for votes in rallies and meetings across both states.