BJP field Rajinder Mohan Chhina for Amritsar Lok Sabha bypoll

bjp-field-rajinder-mohan-singh-chhina-for-amritsar-lok-sabha-bypollBJP has announced Rajendra Mohan Singh Chhina as its candidate for the Amritsar Lok Sabha seat, which fell vacant after resignation of Congress leader Amarinder Singh. BJP also announced 17 candidates for Punjab Assembly polls scheduled in single-phase on February 4, 2017. The bypoll for Amritsar is also slated for February 4, 2017.
A Jat Sikh leader with both urban and rural following, Chhina is past vice president of the Punjab BJP and presently an executive member. He is considered a close confidant of Union Finance Minister and senior party leader Arun Jaitley and was covering candidate for him during the 2014 Lok Sabha elections in which Jaitley lost to Capt Amarinder with heavy margin. The Amritsar constituency having nine assembly segments constitutes 64 per cent Sikh voters.

Filed in: Amritsar News, BJP Punjab, Candidate Name 2017, Politics, Punjab Election 2017, Punjab News Tags: , , , ,

You might like:

Ram Rahim Verdict – Convicted in rape case by CBI court Ram Rahim Verdict – Convicted in rape case by CBI court
Won’t let peace be disrupted at any cost – Punjab CM Won’t let peace be disrupted at any cost – Punjab CM
Punjab cabinet approves state culture policy Punjab cabinet approves state culture policy
Surjit Patar appointed Punjab Arts Council chairman Surjit Patar appointed Punjab Arts Council chairman

Leave a Reply

Submit Comment
© 2019 Punjab Voice. All rights reserved. XHTML / CSS Valid.
Proudly designed by eShala.