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- Last Updated: Thursday, 17 September 2015 16:07
Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) is likely to announce its second list of candidates for Bihar Assembly Elections 2015 on 19 September. The BJP’s Central Election Committee will meet in the national capital on September 19 during which a decision is likely to be taken on the second list of candidates for the upcoming Bihar polls.
The BJP had after the first meeting of the CEC yesterday announced its first list of candidates that has 43 names. Over 50 per cent of the candidates are women and youth while close to 60 per cent belong to SC and backward castes. The list carries the names of 26 sitting party MLAs while three sitting legislators have been denied party ticket.
The notification for the nominations has been issued by the Elections Commission for the first phase of Bihar polls. The last date of filing nomination is 23 September.
Elections for the 243-member Bihar Assembly will be held in five phases between October 12 and November 5. Counting of votes will take place on November 8. The term of the current Bihar Assembly comes to an end on November 29.