Mizoram is the only state where Congress is in power in the North-East at present.
With assembly elections in Mizoram and Telangana round the corner, political parties have lined up their star campaigners to address various rallies across these states. BJP and Congress have lined up a series of public meetings in Mizoram for the November 28 elections. While BJP President Amit Shah will address three public meetings in the state today – Lawngtlai, Champhai and Vairengte, Congress chief Rahul Gandhi will address two rallies in Champhai and Aizawl.
In Telangana, caretaker Chief Minister K Chandrasekhara Rao is scheduled to hold multiple rallies for the December 7 state election.
Home Minister Rajnath Singh will be visiting Madhya Pradesh, where he will hold three rallies.
Here are the LIVE updates on election rallies in Mizoram and Telangana:
Nov 20, 201810:51 (IST)
Today I'm in Mizoram! The North East of India has always had a close connect with the Congress party. I look forward to strengthening that connect today, through my public meetings in Champhai and Aizawl. pic.twitter.com/RsR3sGEG7X
– Rahul Gandhi (@RahulGandhi) November 20, 2018
Nov 20, 201810:19 (IST)According to reports, Amit Shah would arrive at the Lengpui airport near Aizawl and visit southernmost Mizoram's Lawngtlai, Myanmar-border Champhai and Assam border Vairengte by helicopter where he would address public rallies.
He would come to Aizawl from Vairengte and release the BJP's manifesto/vision document for the state before leaving for Delhi.Nov 20, 201810:17 (IST) Mizoram is the only state where Congress is in power in the North-East at present and hence its great challenge for the party to defend its fort.No more content CommentsSource Article