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Jharkhand polls: Amit Shah to release BJP manifesto today

India TV News Desk 11 Nov 2014, 7:32:18 AM IST
India TV News Desk

New Delhi: Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) chief Amit Shah will release party's manifesto for Jharkhand Assembly polls today.

The BJP is contesting Assembly polls in alliance with the Sudesh Mahto-led All Jharkhand Students Unions (AJSU) and the Ram Vilas Paswan-led Lok Janshakti Party (LJP).

While the BJP is contesting on 72 out of total 81 seats in the state, the AJSU is contesting on eight seats and the LJP on one.

Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley will be present on this occasion.

Assembly elections in Jharkhand will be held in five phases on November 25, December 2, December 9, December 14 and December 20. Counting of votes is slated for December 23.