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BJP, Cong release list of star campaigners for Raj bypolls

Press Trust of India  |  Jaipur 

The and today announced their list of star campaigners aimed to sway the voters in the bye-elections due in and constituencies and Mandalgarh (Bhilwara) assembly constituency on January 29.

To launch an aggressive campaigning in the poll-bound constituencies, the declared a list of 40 star campaigners, including Modi, national Amit Shah, Rajnath Singh, and Minister

The list released by the state BJP office also includes names of Union ministers Piyush Goyal, C R Chaudhary, P P Chaudhary, Arjun Ram Meghwal, Gajendra Singh Shekhawat, Bhupendra Yadav, organisation secretary Ram Lal, of the organisation V Satish, and his wife Niharika Raje, and other ministers of the Raje

Surprisingly, the name of and state School Education Minister has not been mentioned in the list.

On the other hand, the too announced its list of 40 star campaigners to set the poll pitch on fire.

The top campaigners of the party include national general secretary Avinash Pande, Ashok Gehlot, C P Joshi, Mohan Prakash, state Sachin Pilot, of opposition in Assembly Rameshwar Dudi, national secretary Vivek Bansal, Qazi Mohd Nizamuddin, Devendra Singh Yadav, former Dr Girija Vyas, Narayan Singh, Dr B D Kalla, Dr besides names of some former ministers and party office bearers.

and constituencies and Mandalgarh (district) assembly seat are going to bypoll due to the deaths of Sanwar Lal Jat, MP and Mandalgarh Kirti Kumari (all of BJP) last year.

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First Published: Thu, January 11 2018. 17:40 IST