UP Bypolls: Nomination Begins, Ruling BJP Yet To Announce Candidates

by Ankush Choubey Oct 10, 2020 • 02:08 PM Views 819

The nomination process for the by-elections for 7 assembly seats in Uttar Pradesh has started on Saturday. Several opposition parties including Samajwadi Party, Bahujan Samaj Party and Congress have announced the names of its candidates. But the ruling BJP is yet to announce the names of its candidates. This election is also being seen as a semi-final of power before the 2022 assembly elections. In the 7 seats on which the by-elections are to be held, most of the seats have been vacated by the death of BJP MLA or the minister