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Nadda files papers to get renominated to Upper House

IANS  |  Shimla 

J.P. on Thursday filed papers to get renominated to the for a second stint.

His present term will end on April 2. The last date for filing the nominations for the lone seat from is March 12.

"is the party's lone candidate," state told reporters here.

As per the election schedule, there will be polling on March 23 if the main opposition fields its candidate.

In the 68 member house, the BJP has a two-thirds majority with 44 seats. Two independents are also supporting the government.

The opposition has 21 seats.



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First Published: Thu, March 08 2018. 17:44 IST