Here are the latest election related updates from various states across the country:
Priyanka Gandhi Vadra and Congress North East Delhi candidate Sheila Dikshit held a roadshow in Brahmpuri, Delhi.
Delhi CM A Kejriwal said: “She (Priyanka Gandhi) is wasting her time, why doesn’t she campaign in Rajasthan & MP? She’s doing rallies in UP against SP-BSP, she’s doing rallies in Delhi against AAP. Both the brother and the sister aren’t going to those places where there’s direct fight with BJP.”
Delhi HC dismissed a PIL seeking direction to restrain Aam Aadmi Party & Delhi CM from making full statehood promises to Delhi as an electoral promise and advertising about it. Petition filed by one Anil Dutt Sharma stated that it is a false agenda of the party.
Dinesh Lal Yadav ‘Nirahua’ on if Bhojpuri actors and BJP candidates Ravi Kisan, Manoj Tiwari and him, will win: “All three of us will win. Reason behind it isn’t that we are very capable, we’ll win because we’re with the truth and with what public wants. The public wants Modi Ji as the PM.”
Villagers of Navgaon in drought-hit Aurangabad district’s Paithan said, “The Godavari river has dried up in the area, there is no water for us and the animals. There is no help from the government so far.”
Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan visited Chandaka area in Bhubaneswar to review restoration of the power grid damaged due to Cyclone Fani.
Jammu and Kashmir
All Jammu and Kashmir Panchayat Conference held a protest in Jammu against the killings of sarpanches in Jammu and Kashmir, demanding security to sarpanches and NIA investigation into the killings.
An FIR was registered after a group of people raised Modi slogans in Congress candidate Digvijaya Singh’s roadshow in Bhopal.