Kutumba (SC) constituency in Bihar’s Aurangabad district will go to polls within the first section of meeting elections within the state scheduled to be held on October 28.
Within the 2015 meeting polls, Congress’s Rajesh Kumar had defeated Santosh Kumar Suman of Hindustani Awam Morcha (Secular) (HAMS) by over 10,000 votes on the seat reserved for the Scheduled Caste group. The constituency was first fashioned in 2010 and Janata Dal (United’s) (JDU’s) Lalan Ram had change into the primary MLA from the meeting seat.
Whereas the Congress MLA seems to retain the seat, 13 different candidates might be attempting their luck within the upcoming election. Krishna Ram of the Bahujan Samaj Social gathering, Sarun Paswan of Lok Jan Shakti Social gathering, Anil Kumar of Jan Adhikar Social gathering (Loktantrik), Yugesh Ram of Bharatiya Momin Entrance, Vikash Kumar Paswan of Bhartiya Sarvodaya Social gathering, Shailesh Rahi of Akhil Hind Ahead Bloc (Krantikari), Sharwan Bhuiya of Hindustani Awam Morcha (Secular), and Harikrishna Paswan of Bahujan Mukti Social gathering are preventing to win from the Kutumba constituency.
5 Independents- Nagendra Prasad, Ranjeet Sagar, Lalan Ram, Vikesh Paswan, and Sateyendra Ram- are additionally within the ballot fray.
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As many as 2.53 lakh (1.18 lakh feminine voters and 1.35 lakh male voters) are eligible this time to solid their ballots to elect an MLA for the constituency. Individuals from the Ravidas and Rajput communities play an important position in deciding the destiny of the candidates.
As campaigning for the primary section has come to an finish, a excessive stake battle is anticipated between the ruling Nationwide Democratic Alliance (NDA) below the management of chief minister and JDU president Nitish Kumar and the opposition’s grand alliance (GA) comprising the Congress celebration, RJD, CPI, CPM and Vikassheel Insaan Social gathering (VIP). RJD’s Tejashwi Yadav is the opposition’s chief ministerial candidate. Whereas the BJP, JDU and Lok Janshakti Social gathering (LJP) are at present coalition companions, the latter has determined to go solo within the upcoming polls.
Whereas voting on 71 seats might be held on October 28, the second and third spherical of polling might be performed on November 3 and November 7. The outcomes for all three phases might be declared on November 10. The Election Commision of India has suggested folks to maintain Covid-19 protocols in thoughts as the primary electoral train through the pandemic will get underway.