New Delhi, Sep 26: The Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) on Saturday released third list of 11 candidates for the upcoming Bihar Assembly Elections 2015. LJP’s first list of 12 candidates for Bihar polls has names of Union Minister Ram Vilas Paswan’s brother and nephew.
After releasing their second list, they withdrew their candidate from the Chakai seat to avoid friction within the NDA. In the first list, six candidates were announced for the first phase and names of four candidates were declared for the fifth and last phase of the state polls. One each was declared for the third and fourth phases. (Also Read- Bihar polls: LJP announces candidates for nine seats)
Talking about BJP MP RK Singh accusing the party of selling tickets to candidates, Chirag Paswan said, “This is BJP’s internal matter. BJP has already clarified for the same.”
While declaring the second list, LJP parliamentary board Chairman Chirag Paswan said that his party wanted to contest on both seats but it compromised in order to avoid infighting within the NDA.