Punjab

Will announce AAP's Punjab CM candidate next week: Arvind Kejriwal

By Rajan Nath -- January 12, 2022 10:29 am -- Updated:January 12, 2022 10:40 am

Punjab Assembly elections 2022: Delhi Chief Minister and AAP national convener Arvind Kejriwal on Wednesday said that the party would announce its CM candidate for Punjab next week.

Arvind Kejriwal, who is in Chandigarh for a two-day visit, said, "We will announce AAP's CM candidate for Punjab next week."

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Punjab Assembly elections 2022 is scheduled for February 14 and the result will be announced on March 10.

This time, Shiromani Akali Dal has joined hands with BSP, and BJP is contesting elections with former Punjab CM Captain Amarinder Singh's Punjab Lok Congress and Shiromani Akali Dal (Sanyukt).

After the Election Commission of India banned physical rallies till January 15 in the five poll-bound states due to a surge in Covid-19 cases, the Congress is gearing up to conduct virtual rallies.

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-PTC News

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