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PDP releases election manifesto for Feb 27 Meghalaya election

Press Trust of India  |  Shillong 

The Peoples Democratic Front (PDP), a new political party, today released the election manifesto for the February 27 Assembly election, promising appropriate policies to drive forward the growth agenda for the state and its youth.

The PDP floated by Khasi Hills Autonomous District Council P N last year, has fielded candidates 23 constituencies in the region. The election symbol of the party is a pair of candles.

Releasing the manifesto here, said the PDF has identified key areas which include the administration of the tribal land and safeguarding the culture and traditions of the tribals as its agendas to work on when it comes to power.

Also listed in the manifesto of the party are the intention of the party to come up with 15 policies for agriculture, the youths, labour and a proper forest and mining policy.

was elected on a ticket in 2013 but was later suspended by the party. He then formed the PDP.

(This story has not been edited by Business Standard staff and is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)

First Published: Fri, February 09 2018. 17:25 IST
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