New Delhi, Dec 7: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will address a public meeting at Surat in Gujarat where the election campaign for the first phase of polls ends today. Polling for the first phase elections in Gujarat will be held on December 9. Besides, there will be lots of development in the Middle East and the US after Donald Trump recognised Jerusalem as Israel’s capital. The UN Security Council will meet on Friday in emergency session to discuss the decision by US President.
Meanwhile, polling opened today in 45 districts of Nepal for the last phase of the historic provincial and parliamentary elections that many hope will bring the much-needed political stability to the Himalayan nation. In Vijay Mallya’s extradition case, s central government source told news agency ANI that there was a “very strong prima facie case of fraud in terms of Fraud Act 2006 of UK” against liquor baron.
In Chhattisgarh, Chief Minister Raman Singh today completed an uninterrupted 14-year rule in the state. It is notable that Singh assumed the office of chief minister on December 7, 2003, after getting the mandate in the first Chhattisgarh assembly election. Singh was sworn in for his second term on December 12, 2008, and he was re-elected as the chief minister of the state for his third tenure on December 12, 2013.