The term of the present Lok Sabha ends on June 3.
"Minority population in these three states is quite high". Meanwhile, now Sikkim is the only state in the northeast where the BJP is not in power.
He claimed that his party along with the TRS will win all the 17 seats in the upcoming general elections. It is not that people who have jobs do not attend them during Ramzan.
Questioning the EC's decision to not hold simultaneous polls in the state, National Conference Vice-President Omar Abdullah slammed the Modi government for its "failure". The Sena had been threatening to go solo but was brought around with an offer of more seats for the party in the Lok Sabha as well assembly polls.
A senior Congress leader said the party will discuss the issue of alliances in its CWC (Congress Working Committee) meeting in Gujarat on Tuesday and will finalise them in the coming days.
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The first phase of polling will be held on April 11, the second phase on April 18, third phase on April 23, fourth phase on April 29, fifth phase on May 6, sixth phase on May 12 and seventh phase on May 19.
"The party emerged stronger after 17 of our MLAs crossed over to BJP [in 2017]", Satav said.
"The opposition's alliance is in bad shape everywhere due to its negative agenda, while our alliances are based on the positive message of development and stron leadership", he said. Candidates will also have to fill up an amended form (number 26) and inform parties about the cases impending against them.
Trinamool Congress leader and Kolkata Mayor Firhad Hakim on Monday said the lengthy schedule of the upcoming Lok Sabha polls, will be arduous for those observing Ramzan in the states of Bihar, West Bengal and Uttar Pradesh.